Securus Technologies is a non-profit company in America offering prison technology, with its headquarters based in Dallas, Texas. The inmate technology provider was founded in the year 1986, and it has several regional offices including Texas, Atlanta, Allen, Carrolton, and Georgia. Securus Technologies is a respected firm within the US that provides detainee communications, government information and parolee tracking services. This has put it at the forefront in enhancing public safety.
The company has approximately 1,000 employees with 2,600 correctional facilities that they have contracted to provide services for in 45 states, including Canada, Mexico, and the District of Columbia. There are over 1 million inmates across the United States who are served by this company. Within the last 3years, the company has invested over $600 million in technology, acquisitions, and patents in its bid to provide the best technology solutions to Americans. From its commitment to service delivery, Securus has been recognized as a leading organization that provides innovative technical solutions, responsive and comprehensive customer services.
Products Provided by Securus Technologies
Over the years, the company has introduced different products with innovations aimed at improving the security of the inmates across the continent. A system that helps to control contraband mobile phones to inmates in correctional facilities was introduced in 2016 after five correctional facilities approved it. The company was able to achieve this milestone after partnering with Harris Corporation in July 2016 by developing a Cell Defender technology. They went ahead and launched the Wireless Containment Solution, a program which prevents any contraband mobile phone from accessing mobile networks within the correctional facility.
Comments from the Company’s Customers
Positive feedbacks are received from different customers across the US where the Securus Technologies is providing services. The LBS software developed by this company has been lauded for its efficiency in detecting illegal drugs, cash, and assets. Their technology makes it easier for detection of threats, suspicious conversation on money transfer, and other emerging issues that would wreck the safety in correctional facilities.