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Jul 9th, 2019

Kendall County Sheriff’s Office Introduces Educational Tablets for Incarcerated Individuals

YORKVILLE, Illinois (July 9, 2019) – The Kendall County Sheriff’s Office announces the launch of a program to help incarcerated individuals become successful now and in the future. Securus Technologies is providing the SecureView® Tablet at no cost to taxpayers or incarcerated individuals. The Sheriff’s Office commissary program is funding this technology which features applications such as the phone, education, … Read More

May 6th, 2019

Former Incarcerated individual Changes the Course of His Life with Education, Walking in Graduation Ceremony and Receiving his College Degree

DALLAS, Texas (May 6, 2019) – Tablet technology is helping to educate incarcerated individuals on a massive scale. JPay’s Lantern is the largest digital education program in corrections and through a partnership with Ashland University, the program is changing the trajectory of more than 85,000 incarcerated individuals, including previously incarcerated, Ronnie Hopkins. When serving time for manufacturing methamphetamines, Hopkins credits … Read More

Oct 24th, 2018

Securus Technologies and JPay Announce More Than 31,000 Free Calls Have Been Made by Incarcerated Individuals Impacted by Hurricane Michael

DALLAS, TX October 24, 2018/Business Wire/ — Incarcerated Floridians impacted by Hurricane Michael have made more than 31,000 free calls under a new Securus Technologies initiative that launched on Wednesday, October 17th. But there are still plenty of opportunities for families to connect with their loved ones, with more than 80,000 credits still available for free phone calls on the … Read More

Oct 2nd, 2018

Securus Takes Home Twenty-seven Awards in 2018

DALLAS, TX October 2, 2018/Business Wire/ — Securus Technologies, a leading provider of civil and criminal justice technology solutions for public safety, investigation, corrections and monitoring, announced today that it has won four awards at the 15th Annual International Business Awards and four awards at the 10th annual Golden Bridge Awards bringing the total to twenty-seven honors for the year. … Read More

Sep 21st, 2018

JPay Celebrates the Enrollment of 80,000 Incarcerated Students in Lantern, Welcomes the 2018 Fall Semester

MIAMI, Sept. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Thousands of incarcerated Americans are back in the classroom this fall thanks to JPay’s Lantern, a first-of-its-kind initiative that enables mass education of incarcerated individuals through the use of tablets.  Partnering with universities such as Ashland University, incarcerated individuals use their JPay tablets to study, do their coursework, take tests and sync the devices to the kiosks to submit … Read More

Sep 17th, 2018

Securus Delivers Free K-12 Educational Content to 100,000+ Incarcerated Individuals

DALLAS, TX September 17, 2018/Business Wire/ — Securus Technologies, a leading provider of technology-enabled solutions for public safety, law enforcement, investigations, corrections and government payment services announces that it continues to expand its educational curriculum to more users through the Securus SecureView Tablet program, at no additional cost. Securus connects more than 100,000 incarcerated individuals to a modern educational curriculum … Read More

Aug 14th, 2018

Securus Technologies Wins Four Gold Medals at Annual 2018 Pillar® World Awards

DALLAS, TX August 14, 2018/Business Wire/ – Securus Technologies, a leading provider of technology-enabled solutions for public safety, law enforcement, investigations, corrections and government payment services, today announced that the company, its executives and leading human resources professionals received four gold medal awards from the prestigious Pillar® World Awards in the Human Resources category. The coveted annual Pillar World Awards … Read More

Aug 6th, 2018

Securus Survey Shows Budget Constraints and Safety are Top Concerns for Law Enforcement and Correctional Professionals

DALLAS, TX August 6, 2018/Business Wire/ — Securus Technologies, a leading provider of technology-enabled solutions for public safety, law enforcement, investigations, corrections and government payment services today released the results from a survey of law enforcement and correctional professionals who visited the 10,000 square-foot Securus Technology Center in Dallas. The informal survey asked customers and prospects about the issues they … Read More

Jul 23rd, 2018

Survey Shows that Securus Online Grievance Application Lets Correction Facilities Provide Better Incarcerated Individual Service

DALLAS, TX July 23, 2018/Business Wire/ — Securus Technologies, a leading provider of technology-enabled solutions for public safety, law enforcement, investigations, corrections and government payment services announces the results of its Online Grievance Survey. Securus asked facilities currently using the Securus Online Grievance application (ADP ranging from 50 to more than 2,000) to discuss the importance of having a digital … Read More

Jul 11th, 2018

SECURUS WINS NINE AWARDS IN THE 2018 SVUS AWARDS®

DALLAS, TX (July 11, 2018) – Securus Technologies, a leading provider of technology-enabled solutions for public safety, law enforcement, investigations, corrections and government payment services today announced that the company, its executives and leading salespeople received nine awards from the 2018 SVUS Award selection committee. More than 80 judges from a broad spectrum of industry voices from around the world … Read More