UK offenders to wear alcohol tags

The UK’s Ministry of Justice has announced that serious or repeat offenders will be ordered to wear alcohol monitoring devices in an attempt to reduce crimes committed under the influence of alcohol. Alcohol is implicated in 39% of violent crimes in Britain and 20% of offenders are classed as dependent alcohol drinkers. Around 12,000 offenders will be ordered to wear the device over the next 3 years.

Source: https://www.independent.co.ug/offenders-to-be-banned-from-drinking-in-uk-to-cut-alcohol-fuelled-crime/