Inmate communication services are very necessary for the correctional facilities as it helps the people who are incarcerated to talk to their loved ones on a regular basis. There are a separate system and network that is different from the standard network, which is used to help the inmates and their families to communicate with each other. One of the companies that excel in providing such services is Securus Technologies. The company started its operations in the year of 1986 and since then has made massive contributions to the field through its innovative and cutting-edge technologies and services.
The CEO of Securus Technologies, Rick Smith, believes that inmate communication services are the right of the incarcerated people and also helps them relieve their stress caused due to isolation. In a way, it also helps in reducing the crime within the prison facilities. Securus Technologies currently provides its inmate communications and other associated services to over 3,000 prisons, and the count is increasing rapidly. It is because the company has been investing heavily in research and development to expand its service portfolio and reach out to further audience. In the past few years, Securus Technologies has spent close to $600 million for developing high-end inmate communications and crime prevention technologies and services. It would help in reducing the crime rate in the communities and empower the law enforcement agencies to perform better.
In a recent event, the company published a press release where it showcased a series of comments extracted from the letters and e-mails sent by the law enforcement officers. The letters spoke about how the company is helping in supporting their cause of reducing the crime rate in the society and keeping track of what the criminals are up to. The investigative technology offered by Securus Technologies is very advanced and is highly instrumental in crime prevention and evidence collection.