Experts argue about cell phone blockers in detention centers

After the juvenile prison Plötzensee now also the JVA in Moabit is to receive mobile phone blocker. Opinions differ. ROBERT KIESEL Prison juvenile detention center Ploetzensee. © Mike WolffMore articles The formulation in the coalition agreement of the Red-Red-Green Senate is clear: “The installation of the mobile blocker in the prison Moabit will be implemented […]

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Police confiscate 150 cell phones in prisons

Brandenburg inmates are increasingly succeeding in smuggling mobile phones into prison cells. Last year, 150 illegal cell phones were secured. A significant increase compared to the year before. In some cases, JVA employees are the cell phone smugglers. In Brandenburg prisons, around 150 illegal cell phones jammer were seized last year. In the previous year there […]

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More cell phone blocker in jail on later postponed

Berlin – The installation of further cell phone jammer in Berlin prisons is on ice. Priority was given to the rehabilitation of detention centers, according to the response of the Senate Department for Justice to a parliamentary request by the Greens. The so-called mobile communications suppression should be expanded in the juvenile detention center and started […]

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Prisons are to become a radio hole: Handyblocker in the test

Osnabrück. Strictly speaking, phoning with mobile phones is forbidden in German prisons. Strictly speaking. In fact, detainees always find a way to contact the outside world via mobile phones. In Bavaria, Berlin and Offenburg are currently being tested so-called Mobilfunkblocker. Also at the Technical University Braunschweig is tinkering. The goal: mobile phone-free jail. Anyone entering […]

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