Securus Technologies is the industry leader when it comes to offender monitoring technology. Based in Dallas, Texas, Securus Technologies provides a wide range of different types of technological solutions for correctional institutions as well as probation and parole departments.
Securus Technologies is committed to community safety. As a result, the company has been committed to enhancing the offender monitoring technology it makes available to the correctional industry. This includes everything from advances GPS offender monitoring systems to other types of associated technologies.
Over the course of the past three years, Securus Technologies reports that it has invested $600 million in a variety of areas, including the enhance of its technology. The company has also been active in the area of acquisitions, expanding its reach in regard to offender monitoring.
In addition to offender monitoring in the proverbial real world, Securus Technologies also provides an array of different types of technologies to correctional institutions across North America. At the present time, the company maintains contracts for services and solutions with over 2,600 correctional facilities in the United States alone. It provides services and solutions to more facilities and correctional departments than any other service provider in business today.
One main area in which Securus Technologies provides correctional institutional solutions is through its inmate telephone systems. Through its inmate telephone systems, incarcerated men and women are able to maintain more meaningful connections with their loved ones. Research indicates that incarcerated individuals that maintain regular contact with family and friends have a lower recidivism rate upon release into the community. Therefore, Securus Technologies inmate phone systems work to enhance community safety.
Securus Technologies has been in operation since 1986. Since that time, the company has been active in expanding its reach through the acquisition of other entities in the correctional services and solutions industries.