Press

Sep 25th, 2020

UPDATE: SECURUS TECHNOLOGIES PROVIDES 206 MILLION FREE MINUTES OF PHONE CONNECTION DURING PANDEMIC

Securus Technologies today released its weekly update detailing the total number of free calls, video connections, and JPay stamps it has provided since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. The offerings are part of an emergency program Securus deployed with its correctional partners on March 13, when the pandemic was declared a national emergency. It was developed to help incarcerated … Read More

Sep 18th, 2020

UPDATE: SECURUS TECHNOLOGIES PROVIDES 26 MILLION FREE PHONE CALLS FOR INCARCERATED INDIVIDUALS DURING PANDEMIC

Securus Technologies today released its weekly update detailing the total number of free calls, video connections, and JPay stamps it has provided since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. The offerings are part of an emergency program Securus deployed with its correctional partners on March 13, when the pandemic was declared a national emergency. It was developed to help incarcerated … Read More

Sep 11th, 2020

UPDATE: SECURUS TECHNOLOGIES REPORTS MORE THAN 50 PERCENT REDUCTION IN FEES FOR THIRD-PARTY TRANSACTIONS ON CALLING ACCOUNTS

Aventiv Technologies and its corrections-services subsidiary Securus Technologies today announced that it has renegotiated pricing on third party vendor contracts.  Consumers pay processing fees for cash deposits to fund telephone accounts by third party retail vendors such as Western Union and MoneyGram.  These new prices result in a combined total cost reduction for consumers of more than 50 percent. The … Read More

Sep 11th, 2020

UPDATE: SECURUS TECHNOLOGIES ANNOUNCES OVER 40 MILLION FREE CONNECTIONS FOR INCARCERATED INDIVIDUALS DURING COVID-19

Securus Technologies today released its weekly update detailing the total number of free calls, video connections, and JPay stamps it has provided since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. The offerings are part of an emergency program Securus deployed with its correctional partners on March 13, when the pandemic was declared a national emergency. It was developed to help incarcerated … Read More

Sep 4th, 2020

UPDATE: SECURUS TECHNOLOGIES PROVIDES NEARLY 25 MILLION PHONE CALLS FOR INCARCERATED INDIVIDUALS AT NO COST

Securus Technologies today released its weekly update detailing the total number of free calls, video connections, and JPay stamps it has provided since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. The offerings are part of an emergency program Securus deployed with its correctional partners on March 13, when the pandemic was declared a national emergency. It was developed to help incarcerated … Read More

Sep 4th, 2020

Public Statement

A recent article published by the American Prospect, titled The NBA’s Quiet Problem With Prison Exploitation, paints a distorted picture of Securus. It contains numerous inaccuracies and cites outdated rates for our communications services. Under the new leadership of our parent company, Aventiv, we have worked to make services more affordable for incarcerated individuals and their families. Since January, we … Read More

Aug 31st, 2020

SECURUS TECHNOLOGIES ANNOUNCES NEARLY 12 MILLION FREE JPAY STAMPS FOR INCARCERATED INDIVIDUALS DURING PANDEMIC

Securus Technologies today provided its weekly update on the total number of free calls, video connections, and JPay stamps it has provided since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. The offerings are a component of an emergency program first deployed with correctional partners across America on March 13, the day the pandemic was declared a national emergency in the United … Read More

Aug 21st, 2020

UPDATE: SECURUS TECHNOLOGIES PROVIDES NEARLY 24 MILLION FREE PHONE CALLS FOR INCARCERATED INDIVIDUALS DURING PANDEMIC

Securus Technologies today provided its weekly update on the total number of free calls, video connections, and JPay stamps it has provided since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. The offerings are a component of an emergency program first deployed with correctional partners across America on March 13, the day the pandemic was declared a national emergency in the United … Read More

Aug 13th, 2020

UPDATE: SECURUS TECHNOLOGIES PROVIDES 176 MILLION FREE MINUTES OF PHONE CONNECTION DURING PANDEMIC

Securus Technologies today provided an update on the company’s COVID-19 assistance efforts, providing free calls, video connections, and JPay Stamps in an emergency program deployed in conjunction with partners across the country. The program was implemented on March 13 – the day the pandemic was declared a national emergency in the United States – and is designed to help incarcerated … Read More

Aug 10th, 2020

Investing in What Matters: Aventiv Technologies Dedicates Additional Resources towards Expanding and Improving Relationships with Those That Mean the Most

Just six months since launching a transformation agenda under new CEO Dave Abel, Aventiv Technologies and its corrections-services subsidiary, Securus Technologies, today reported significant progress in accelerating an expansive, holistic reform of corporate policies and practices. Education, reentry and recidivism represent one of the key pillars in the transformation effort. An additional 13,456 incarcerated students gained access to post-secondary educational … Read More