A bracelet used to monitor criminals was found dumped in the hedge of MP for Helensville Chris Penk. An electronic monitoring bracelet has been dumped on the property of the National Party's courts spokesman, Chris Penk. Penk's wife Kim Choe, a Newshub journalist who formerly worked for Stuff, found the illegally removed and discarded bracelet in a hedge bordering the couple's Auckland home. READ MORE: Sex offender on the run after cutting off electronic monitoring braceletIt is not known when the bracelet was removed. They are used for extended supervision orders, parole, home detention, electronically monitored bail, temporary release, release to work, and Child Youth and Family monitored offenders.
Source: Stuff January 22, 2020 04:07 UTC