Securus Technologies Inc. is a prison technology-based company that provides world-class civil and criminal justice tech-solutions to enhance public safety, detainee experience, parolee monitoring and general information management systems.
The company was founded in 1986 and has since expanded its telecommunications services throughout five states, including, Carrollton, TX; Allen, TX; and Atlanta, GO and has employed more than 1000 staffs. Its client list includes over 2500 state penitentiaries and correctional centers in the United States.
The company has employed highly skilled engineers, technology experts, innovators and creative designers who integrate ideas to develop the best technologies that stand alone. It is the company’s mission to remain a market leader by offering high-quality solutions that provide employment opportunities while maintaining a high level of service quality.
On November 1, 2016, Securus Technologies announced the expansion of its portfolio to other diversified realms including high-tech, high software information business with products within vertical consumer markets:
“Our expansion is majorly owed to our $605 million investment in technological devices and identifying partners, patents, and firms within the last four years”, remarked Richard Smith, Securus Technologies’ Chairman, and CEO. We are no longer an inmate phone company anymore – far from that, as we’re doing more than that to serve our clients.”
“We have received thousands of positive comments through email and letters regarding our technological systems and what it has done in the endeavor toward maintaining public safety. Creating a safer environment is part of the company’s DNA, and we are honored to protect and serve,” he concluded.
Below are some comments of some of the Facility Consumers who use technological solutions by Securus to solve crime.
- “I wanted to thank Securus for their LBS software. Using the software, along with other resources available at our (law enforcement) disposal, the sheriff’s department has discovered millions of illegally acquired assets, drugs, and cold cash. “
- “For more than 10 years, our correctional center has relied on technological solutions from Securus. It inspires to see what our service provider is dedicated to transforming life in prison and helping us solve crime and enhance public safety.”