Tag Archives: criminal justice

 May 25, 2023

Reducing Bias in Correctional Software: The Role of User-Centric Design in Creating Equitable Solutions for Black Prisoners

5-min read Discrimination against Black prisoners is a global problem that has long plagued the criminal justice system. Studies have shown that Black prisoners are often subjected to harsher treatment, longer sentences, and less favourable conditions than their non-Black counterparts. This systemic inequality is particularly pronounced in the United States, where Black Americans make up […]

 November 23, 2021

The pandemic fast-forwarded the discussion of technology in prison, but how to balance connection to the outside world while maintaining a good security level?

In the UK, during the lockdowns associated with the Covid-19 pandemic, we stayed connected with others thanks to easy access to communication technology. Getting on Skype, WhatsApp on our phones and talking to our family and friends any time of the day was not ideal but enabled us to stay connected relatively easy. For many […]