Electronic Monitoring

Electronic monitoring is an alternative to jail, ordered by a judge, that provides graduated sentencing options. Monitoring may include confinement to an individual's residence and/or alcohol or other substance use monitoring pretrial or post-conviction during a probationary period.

Sentinel is Seattle Municipal Court's electronic monitoring provider and have staff located on the 8th floor of the courthouse.

Monitoring Services Provided at the Courthouse

  • Enrollment in the electronic monitoring program, including access to all required monitoring equipment.
  • Probation Counselors will work with individuals to establish daily schedules that accommodate work, treatment, counseling, and medical obligations.
  • Probation Counselors meet with participants to verify activities.

Monitoring Program Contact

Sentinel: (206) 223-9681

Sentinel Enrollment Department: 1 (888) 220-0737

Municipal Court

Address: 600 5th Avenue, Seattle, WA, 98104
Mailing Address: PO BOX 34987, Seattle, WA, 98124-4987
Phone: (206) 684-5600

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