Criminal Justice Technology

Securus Technologies Calls Out Competitor

Securus Technologies CEO, Richard A. Smith thinks he has an excellent company and he is willing to put his money where his mouth is. The confident CEO recently challenged rival company GTL to compare technologies and see who will come out on top.   Securus is a leader in providing civil and criminal justice technology solutions to public safety and correctional institutions.   Smith has called for an independent technology to review the two companies and determine which one has the most sophisticated calling platform, best customer service, and the most efficient platform.   According to Smith, GTL has provided “spun facts” in an effort to claim that their customer service and technology is on par with Securus. Nothing could be further from the truth, according to Smith.   He has stated that Securus has invested over $700 million back into the company through product development, business and technology acquisition,…

Criminal Justice Technology

Securus Technologies Is Excellent At The Holidays

Most people cannot imagine being incarcerated during the holidays because it is a time for togetherness, presents and wonderful food. Since prisoners are not able to be with their loved ones during the holiday, they can get very depressed. When this happens there is a very depressing mood that takes over the facility, and it can lead to fights and other infractions.   Securus Technologies created the Christmas video visits so that the prisoners can take part in the holiday, and see their loved ones. They can hear and see them, and watch them open presents and have their holiday meal. This saves the facility money, and also the person that would be coming to visit the prisoner. They would have to pay for parking and gas, and they don’t have to do this when they use the video visits. These video visits also create a joyous atmosphere in the…

Criminal Justice Technology

Elevating The Standard

Recently as mentioned on PR Newswire, criminal justice tech company Securus has unleashed what many experts are calling the most progressive, state of the art tool crafted specifically for providing a wide range of technological solutions for Corrections facilities. It should be noted that Securus Technologies is a much celebrated organization, paving the way for other companies concerned with technology related to the justice system. As a company, Securus is largely concerned with monitoring, safety, and investigatory matters. Their most recent, highly lauded creation is known as THREADS 3.1, an analytical tool concerned with what is known in the corrections market universe as ‘Big Data‘. THREADS has undergone tremendous changes, advancing into what is now the most functional, user-friendly system available. Essentially, the essential elements of the technology, the groundbreaking analytical aspects of the tool are in place and working better than ever, but now with increasingly easier to use…