Founded in 1986, Securus Technologies based in Dallas, Texas provide communications, parolee tracking, and government information management for detainees. It serves approximately 2,600 correctional facilities in the United States. And has received approval in more than five Department of Corrections facilities
Apart from its system in controlling contrabands cellphones, secures partnered with Harris Corporation, to develop a technology to prevent contraband cell phones from connecting to a mobile network which they called “Cell Defender” technology in 2016, this has ensured public safety by targeting data breach.
Securus Technologies has not only provided public safety by providing civil and criminal justice technology solutions for public safety, but it has also helped in preventing crimes including inmate-on-inmate crimes. It has always been on the front line of introducing new software that enables new solutions.
Securus has transformed its businesses by diversifying services for the government by providing high-technology and software products to ensure proper monitoring and jail management. They do not purchase a technology or develop a product with their software without input from their jail or prison customers, inmates as well as their friends and family members.
Volunteering is also part of the Securus Technologies. They consider helping the society more powerful as they get to build each other as individuals, build teamwork as well as have fun. In August 2016 some of the Company associates partnered with Dallas Packs Hope Mobile Pack Event where they prepared meals at the “The Feed My Starving Children organization.” They with other volunteers from Dallas packed more than one million meals to feed the hungry during that three-day event.
The company has provided employment to the general public. This has helped them in committing to serve and connect by providing emergency response to the enterprise as well. Securus has managed to help the United States Correctional Facilities by building a good rapport amongst its employees.