Securus Technologies – Crafting the Future of Inmate Communication and Crime Prevention Technology

Securus Technologies is a prominent name in the field of inmate communications and has developed some of the cutting edge technologies to help the inmates communicate with their loved ones on a regular basis without spending a fortune. The company has been in the business of inmate communications and prison technology for close to thirty years and has a solid understanding of what works and what doesn’t in this sector. It is what helps Securus Technologies to come up with a comprehensive range of technologically advanced products and services that are far more superior to what the competitors provide.

 

The products and services offered by Securus Technologies are also more affordable than what the competitors’ offer, which is why they are preferred by many correctional agencies across Canada and the United States of America. Presently, around a million prisoners and close to 2,600 correctional facilities are using the products and services offered by Securus Technologies. The number is expected to rise in the years to come as the company’s CEO, Rick Smith, plans massive expansion move. The company also recently announced that it had spent more than $600 million in the last three years for patent acquisition and research and development. It is what has helped the company to develop products and services that are superior to what the counterparts offer.

 

Rick Smith said in an interview recently that the company is trying hard to ensure that the future of inmate communications looks great and that not only it becomes more affordable, but also provides for more communication opportunities for the detainees. Apart from the inmate communications and criminal justice technology, the company also provides parolee tracking and government information management solutions. The company recently released a news release online where it shared what the law enforcement officers feel about the company’s services. The law enforcement officers believe that the services offered by Securus Technologies are what would craft the future of inmate communications and crime prevention technology in the future.

 

Securus Technology Recognized for its Resourceful Services

In an attempt to help law enforcement to solve and prevent crimes, Securus technology, which is headquartered in Dallas, Texas, developed a new product or service. In regard to this, they receive several letters and emails from prison officials and a sample of those will be discussed in this article.

A comment is written in gratitude to the service because through information obtained from phone calls, the customer was able to obtain search warrant and from there, the corrupt staff member was arrested for introduction of contraband. In another, the client explained how they got useful information from phone calls that revealed how inmates were involved in consumption of alcohol, sale of drugs, suspicious transfer of money, use of cell-phones and details of how a civilian was involved in selling prescription drugs at a discount. Another comment was left to acknowledge the work done through Securus Technology that the prison correction service heavily relied on and in that way, helped to revolutionize the prison environment, as well improve the safety of the nation.

In another comment, Securus’ vision was applauded as it was in synchrony with the prisons’ aggressive investigative nature, and that was helpful in development of methods that improve the jail security posture. Additionally, the investigative tool helped in investigating cases of reported harassment or any other threat posed. The Sheriff department was so impressed in the service offered by Securus technology that they admitted without this service, some of the cases involving money and drugs that had been solved would have been completely impossible. In conclusion, all the comments left recognized the services provided to over 3450 law enforcement agencies and more than 1 million inmates in North America. Other services provided include public information, biometric analysis, communication channels and product monitoring.