Securus Technologies has been in existence since 1986 when it was founded. It is an American for profit Prison Company with its headquarters in Dallas, Texas. The company provides job opportunities to about 1,000 people. It serves about 2,600 correctional facilities found in the United States of America and Canada. It also works for more than one million inmates across the country. The company’s regional offices are in Allen, Carrollton as well as Atlanta, Georgia.
Securus Technologies has created a name for itself. Its technology is described as comprehensive. Most of the technical solutions that are provided by this organization are quite innovative. Its primary focus is to see to it that there is proper and responsive communication especially in the law enforcement communities and correction facilities. Securus Technologies introduced systems that control contraband cell phones. It went further and came up with a wireless containment solution that helps to prevent the Contraband cell phones to connect to mobile networks. In the year 2016, the company announced that in three short years, it had invested over $600 in technologies, acquisitions, and patents.
With the technology developed by Securus, individuals can rest be assured that their safety and that of inmates is guaranteed. It helps in solving and preventing crimes, even those that may involve prisoners versus inmate. The chief executive officer of Securus Technology Mr. Richard Smith says that the company is dedicated to constantly developing new products and services that help to maintain order in correction facilities. The pillars that constitute this company according to Rick Smith is building safety for all.
The organization has received thousands of letters and emails praising the good work of keeping inmates, families and the entire society safe. For instance, one satisfied customer praised Securus Technology and its staff since he was able to use phone calls information to get a search warrant for a fellow employee who was corrupt.