There are thousands of people that have used the Securus Technologies network to stay connected to their loved ones. Securus is responsible for processing over 56.8 billion minutes over the past year. This has caused them to be named one of the largest growing inmate network providers in the industry. Securus got their start as an inmate calling regulator and has found a few inaccuracies in the Global Tel-Link network as reported by PRN Newswire. As an accommodation to their customers they are now offering free inmate calls to Louisiana for a limited time. Stay connected with your loved ones through Securus.
Vimeo has become a part of the Securus Technologies team and is now offering their customers high definition video chat features that allow inmates, their family members, and/or legal counsel to talk over the internet. You have complete control over the conversation by controlling the picture and the volume. They have a superior zoom in and out feature and a one touch volume control. This feature was enacted by the courts when they were looking for a way to reduce transporting inmates to their preliminary hearings. They offer a reliable network that inmates and their families can trust.
You can pay for many features over the phone and ensure that you never have to commute to a correctional facility except to see your loved ones. If you have a valid checking or debit card you can pay in advance.
Advance Pay Options
You can pay for many features in advance and have the inmate calling credits that you need when you need them. Paying in advance is an option that is available to both inmates and their family members.
You’re encouraged to learn more today by visiting the Securus Technologies official website.
In a move to help inmates amidst the recent floods in Louisiana State, Securus technologies teamed up with the Louisiana Department of Public Safety and Corrections (LA DOC). This collaboration will allow inmates locked up at LA DOC to make one free call every day hence staying in touch with their friends and relatives who may be affected by the floods. The program will however be applicable from September 7, 2016.
Richard A. Smith, Securus Technologies’ CEO said that the company is focused on connecting inmates with their family members. He also added that in times of disasters, like the recent Louisiana floods, Securus is committed in ensuring that inmates are updated with the wellbeing of their friends and relatives. Mr. Richard pointed out that the floods were severe and significant hence the need to take wise measures in maintaining communications and reducing the stress levels and anxiety of inmates as well as their families.
Securus Technologies’ CEO also added that the company will incur $300,000 when issuing this service to inmates. Furthermore, he mentioned that Securus has made a significant cash contribution worth $50,000 to Louisiana Department of Corrections inmate welfare fund. On September 7, 2016, Securus in partnership with the Louisiana Department of Corrections will officially enable the free calling program. The program is expected to connect more than 250,000 free calls within the next 7 days.
Securus Technologies’ Organizational Structure
With its official headquarters in Dallas, Texas, Securus Technologies’ main mission is to connect and offer correctional facilities diverse services. These services include providing incident management, emergency response, investigation, communication, public information, biometric analysis, inmate self-service, monitoring management and information management services. The company was founded in 1986 and has regional offices in Atlanta, Georgia, Carrollton, Texas and Allen, Texas. Securus serves more than 1.2 million inmates and over 3,450 correctional, public safety and law enforcement agencies all over North America.
Securus Technologies is known all over the United States as the leading provider of the civil and criminal technology especially for public safety, investigations, and corrections and sometimes even monitoring. The company recently announced the launch of a new application that helps the inmate’s visitation. The video application that will be launched will be easily available to all smartphones, iPod’s, tablets and ipads.
Using the new app, inmates and their loved ones will have an opportunity to connect easily. The new mode of inmate communication offered by the app will be simple and very convenient, and the families’ won’t spent hours driving to come to visit their inmates in prisons. According to Russell Robert the current vice president of the company, the new technology will change the lives of any inmates. Before the introduction of the new app, family and friends who wanted to meet inmates had few options for visitation.
The company has introduced the video visitation so that families and friends can get better and more options for visitations. With the new app, there will be a lot of mobility especially to the people who understand just how tough life in prison can be. Everyone involved in the visitation process will surely benefit from it.
The new video application will make sure that loved ones share the most important events in life together. Inmates will now have an opportunity to participate in bedtime stories, birthdays and any other special event. People will be able to connect using the video application regardless of their location all over the entire world. Consumers can easily get the new app from Google play and app store. If an individual wants to use the service, they will have to download in into their device from this link >> https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.securus.videoclient&hl=en
With the new video application from Securus Technologies, consumers will not have to use web cameras, computers or any other additional hardware. The inmates or the families will only require their mobile device.
Securus Technologies is currently based in Dallas in Texas. The organization is believed to serve more than 3400 public safety, correction facilities and even law enforcement facilities. The company serves 1.2 million prisoners all from America. The institution main aim is to connect inmates with their loved ones in the most convenient and easy way. They want everyone to be happy regardless of where they are. With the new application, the company will have achieved its goal.