Securus Technologies was founded in 1986 and has its main regional office located in Texas, Allen, Atlanta, and Carrollton. Its main headquarters is found in Dallas, Texas. The company has its main activities related to the correction facilities. Currently, it serves over 2600 correctional facilities in approximately 45 States national wide; covering over one million inmates. The company also offers parolee tracking services and government information management solutions.
It assists most cities and law enforcement agencies to collect, visualize, store and distribute information to facilitate public safety, mobile law enforcement and immediate access to information needed in real time. It uses latest, high-tech technology to electronically monitor most of its activities, analyze data and manage information, and keep updated inmate self-service records. It has been efficient on the forefront to uniting families and friends who have their loved one incarcerated. The company has also improved security as well, especially after it introduced a system to control contraband cell phones that prevented them from connecting to other mobile networks.
Most of the customer benefiting from the service and products seem to be very proud of the company. They believe that the company will make the correctional facilities and the society safer. The company has been receiving extremely positive comments from its customers especially regarding their portfolio of high-tech law enforcement/corrections products that have been displayed in their Technology Center. Apart from the correction officers, men and women in these facilities have also recorded positive outcomes regarding the product and services offered by Securus Technologies. These men and women that use the technologies invested in the correctional facilities say that they have seen lives been saved, made the facility safer, and reduced recidivism.