Technology is an inescapable part of every single facet of our lives, and thus, the criminal justice system is no different. Every day, crime and the criminals behind it go high tech, which means that correctional institutions and law enforcement agencies need to do their best to keep up. This is a major reason why Securus Technologies, a major provider of technology solutions to these institutions, is now one of the fastest growing firms in America.
Solutions Offered By Securus Technologies
Securus Technologies has, for a long time, been at the bleeding edge of the development and adoption of advanced technologies designed to mitigate the challenges brought about by rising crime levels. Starting as simply a provider of software to monitor inmates’ communications, it has quickly grown into a highly diversified, full-service company offering a large range of technology services and software to government and private security firms in the following vertical markets:
- Enhanced telecommunications
- Wireless containment systems
- Prison management solutions
- Data Analytics for Law Enforcers
- Money transfer
- Monitoring services for parolees
- Inmate healthcare
- Inmate education
- Video visitation suite
- Interactive Voice Response (IVR) solutions
- Media services for inmates
What Securus Customers Think Of the Company’s Services
In a press release published on PR Newswire, and where specific names and facilities were redacted to protect identities, there were glowing testimonials from the company’s facility customers on their use of Securus solutions to solve and prevent crimes. One facility spokesperson said how they were able to obtain information intercepted from phone calls to get a search warrant for a corrupt member of its staff who was then arrested for introducing contraband. Another explained that their correctional facility has depended on the technology solutions provided by Securus for more than ten years.