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MoJ deploys mobile detection technology in UK prisons

Tuesday 23 April 2019 | 11:11 CET | News
The UK Ministry of Justice (MoJ) confirmed that specialist mobile detection technology is being used to detect and confiscate illegal phones being used by prisoners. Following a successful 6-month trial in one prison, the technology has now been deployed across five prisons.

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