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Jul 2nd, 2021

SECURUS TECHNOLOGIES SUPPORTS TAXPAYER-FUNDED MODEL FOR CORRECTIONAL COMMUNICATIONS IN SAN DIEGO AND ACROSS THE UNITED STATES

As communities across the country seek to lower the cost of correctional communications, Securus Technologies remains committed to its multi-year reform agenda to drive deep change in the correctional telecommunications industry. To advance that effort and make calls more affordable, Securus is working alongside local officials to implement consumer-friendly funding models chosen by community leaders – including taxpayer-funded models that … Read More

Jun 29th, 2021

SECURUS TECHNOLOGIES FURTHER INVESTS IN IMPROVING CUSTOMER SERVICE WITH AMELIA, AN INNOVATIVE VIRTUAL CONSUMER SUPPORT TOOL, TO BETTER SERVE INCARCERATED INDIVIDUALS

Securus Technologies today announced a partnership with Amelia, a leading Enterprise AI software company, to better serve incarcerated individuals with digital, real-time service support.  Collaborating with Amelia exemplifies Securus’ commitment to further invest in technologies to better serve the incarcerated as part of a multi-year transformation effort. With the new digital agent, incarcerated individuals can receive real-time support to help … Read More

Jun 18th, 2021

Statement from Securus Technologies Re: The Connecticut Act Concerning Communications Services in Correctional Juvenile Detention Facilities To Provide Cost-Free Telecommunications for Incarcerated Persons

Yesterday, Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont signed SB 972, legislation that will make Connecticut the first U.S. state to adopt a fully taxpayer funded model for calls made from correctional institutions. Under this new taxpayer funded law, incarcerated individuals and their families will not be charged for calls, making it even easier to communicate with loved ones. Securus Technologies, which currently … Read More

May 3rd, 2021

Securus Technologies Announces New Expansive Post-Incarceration Unit and Welcomes Community Justice Expert as Program Lead

Securus Technologies today announced the organization’s new Post-Incarceration Business Unit, focused on identifying more opportunities to support individuals after release and provide critical resources to foster successful reentry. The organization has also welcomed Alisha James as Senior Vice President and General Manager of the Post-Incarceration team who is responsible for identifying and implementing new ways the organization can prepare and … Read More

Apr 28th, 2021

SECURUS TECHNOLOGIES PROVIDES MORE THAN 340 MILLION FREE MINUTES OF PHONE CONNECTIONS FOR INCARCERATED INDIVIDUALS DURING PANDEMIC

Securus Technologies today released its monthly update detailing the total number of free calls, video connections, JPay Stamps, news subscriptions and game downloads 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, 2020, when the pandemic was declared a national emergency. It was … Read More

Apr 20th, 2021

AVENTIV TECHNOLOGIES COMMITS TO DIVERSIFY WORKFORCE THROUGH NEW PARTNERSHIP WITH KORN FERRY

Aventiv Technologies, parent company of Securus Technologies, today announced a new partnership with Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY), a leading global organizational consulting firm, to help advance the corporation’s human capital goals as part of its ambitious, multi-year transformation agenda. The partnership enables Aventiv to launch a new Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) initiative this month focused on attracting the most talented, diverse … Read More

Apr 20th, 2021

PETTIS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE TO PROVIDE TABLET AND VIDEO CONNECT TECHNOLOGY FOR INCARCERATED INDIVIDUALS THROUGH PARTERNSHIP WITH SECURUS TECHNOLOGIES

The Pettis County Sheriff’s Office today announced that it will introduce tablet and video connect technology to incarcerated individuals in the county thanks to a new partnership with Securus Technologies. The technology will provide incarcerated individuals with a wide range of communications options, media offerings, and free educational materials, and re-entry resources. All incarcerated individuals will have access to the … Read More

Apr 14th, 2021

AVENTIV TECHNOLOGIES RECIEVES CERTIFICATION RECOGNIZING ITS PRODUCTS AND SERVICES FOR SECURITY, AVAILABILITY, AND PROCESSING

Aventiv Technologies, a leading provider of technology-enabled solutions for public safety, law enforcement, investigations, corrections and government payment services, today announced that the company, along with its subsidiaries Securus Technologies and AllPaid, has received the SOC 2 and SOC 3 Certifications from an industry-leading security and compliance company verifying that their products are operating securely. The certification process was completed … Read More

Apr 5th, 2021

Yusef Jackson Joins Aventiv Technologies Executive Team

Aventiv Technologies and Platinum Equity today announced the appointment of Yusef Jackson as a senior executive at the company and advisor to the ownership group. Mr. Jackson will help Aventiv’s corrections subsidiary, Securus Technologies, expand and implement an ongoing operational transformation to make current products and services more affordable and accessible, and develop new offerings that help create better outcomes … Read More

Mar 29th, 2021

AVENTIV TECHNOLOGIES ANNOUNCES NEW COMMITMENTS TO CONTINUE DRIVING ONGOING TRANSFORMATION

Aventiv Technologies President and CEO Dave Abel announced today detailed progress made in year one of the company’s multi-year transformation initiative as well as new commitments expanding on the organization’s pledge to better serve corrections customers and make staying connected more accessible and affordable for the incarcerated community. The company introduced a multi-year transformation initiative in January 2020 with a … Read More