Contraband Detection and Management Reports

Contraband, or items inmates are prohibited from possessing, can be a significant safety and security concern in correctional facilities. Contraband can enter a facility through a variety of avenues (e.g., people, vehicle, drones, and mail). Emerging technologies can help detect a variety of types of contraband. The following reports provide information on contraband detection technologies available, the realities of implementing, and the future of contraband detection.