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Saturday 10 June 2023 Dublin: 15°C

# Electronic Tagging

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# Child Protection
Sex offender information may be disclosed to 'necessary people' under proposed new law
The name, address and the risk the offender poses could be released on a case-by-case basis under the proposed new law.
# Electronic Tagging
Orlando nightclub shooting: Widow of gunman to be released on bail
Prosecutors had argued she should be kept behind bars because she posed a threat to society.
# Anklets
Electronic tagging costs the State €30,000 a year - but will it be expanded?
Yes and no.
# News Fix
Here's What Happened Today: Saturday
Today everyone’s talking about a shooting in Dublin and the use of chemical weapons in Syria.
# Crime and Punishment
Here's how many people are electronically tagged in Ireland*
*Clue: it’s not a lot.
# Your Say
Poll: Should electronic tagging of robbers and burglars be introduced?
Reports say gardaí want compulsory tagging for people with convictions for robbery and burglary who are arrested again for similar offences, in order to curb gang activity.
# Sex Offenders
Shatter outlines FG plan to tag sex offenders
Party intends to introduce tagging within a year of taking office, if it is elected into government.
# Your Say
Poll: Should sex offenders be electronically tagged?
Reports today suggest Fine Gael is in favour of the electronic tagging of sex offenders – is this a necessary child protection measure, or is it a breach of their human rights?