Securus Technologies is a profit prison technology company that operates in Dallas in America. The company was founded in 1986 and has since grown. The company has been in business for over 30 years. It has an average of 1000 employees and has active contracts with several correctional facilities across Canada and the United States. It has an insourced call centre as well as a fully operational technical team. By the year 2016, the company had invested more than $600 million in patents and acquisitions, and technologies. The company was formed as a result of a merger acquisition when it acquired Sycon Justice Systems. In July 2016, the company partnered with Harris Corporation to provide the ‘Cell Defender ‘technology and announced its wireless containment solution in 2017.
Other services that are offered by Securus Technologies include public safety solutions. This is designed to assist law enforcement and cities to collect, store, and distribute information that allows immediate access of required information for dispatch in cases of emergency response and public safety.
The company offers criminal justice and civil solutions that protect public safety. Public safety and law enforcement institutions receive technology solutions that are powerful but simple from Securus. It connects correctional facility personnel to important information, and inmates to technology and their family and friends.
The company is committed to providing verification, information management, communication, and public information. The company generates returns that are reinvested back of at least $19 million.
One of Securus ’clients Smith says that she receives several emails and letters that advise on how to build a brand as well as how much the firm’s work plays a key role in the society. Smith says that at least once a week, Securus develops a new product that is useful in law enforcement and crime prevention.