Press

May 4th, 2018

Robert Pickens Named Executive of the Year by 2018 American Business Awards

DALLAS, TX May 4, 2018/Business Wire/ — Securus Technologies, a leading provider of technology-enabled solutions for public safety, law enforcement, investigations, corrections and government payment services was named the winner of three awards in the16th Annual American Business Awards on May 1st. Gold – Executive of the Year – Robert Pickens Silver – Support Staffer of the Year – Tamara … Read More

Apr 17th, 2018

Inmates Access more than 7.4 Million Job Listings through Securus’ Jobview Software

DALLAS, TX (April 17, 2018)  — Securus Technologies, a leading provider of technology-enabled solutions for public safety, law enforcement, investigations, corrections and government payment services, announced the company’s Jobview corrections software made more than 7.4 million job listings available to inmates in 2017. The job listings were sourced from leading online employment resources. Data extracted from Jobview’s system demonstrates substantial … Read More

Mar 5th, 2018

Securus Wins Three Customer Service Awards In 2018 Stevie® Awards for Sales & Customer Service

DALLAS, TX March 5, 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 has been named a three-time winner at the 2018 Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. The Corporate Escalations team took home Gold for Customer Service Complaints Team of the Year, Zelperita … Read More

Mar 1st, 2018

Securus Technologies Announces Successful Drone Pilot Program in Securing Correctional Facilities

DALLAS, TX March 1, 2018/Business Wire/ — Securus Technologies, a leading provider of technology-enabled solutions for public safety, law enforcement, investigations, corrections and government payment services announced active pilot programs using drone detection technology to combat the threats in prisons and jails from drone devices. Drones are being used to deliver a variety of illegal contraband to prisons. Corrections officials have … Read More

Feb 22nd, 2018

Securus Technologies Raises Company Record Contributions for the United Way

DALLAS, TX February 22, 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 it has surpassed its 2017 goal for its ambitious United Way fundraising campaign by 10 percent. Through the generosity of nearly 900 associates, the campaign raised more than half a million … Read More

Feb 5th, 2018

Securus Goes Live with another Deployment of its Wireless Containment Solution

DALLAS, TX February 5, 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 is helping yet another corrections agency manage its contraband cell phone issues. Recent data from across the country shows significant increases in crimes and violence coordinated from prisons and jails using contraband … Read More

Jan 16th, 2018

Securus Delivers Private Cellular Network for Prisons and Jails to Prevent Dangerous Cellphone Communications

DALLAS, TX January 16, 2018/Business Wire/ — Securus Technologies, a leading provider of technology enabled solutions for public safety, law enforcement, investigations, corrections and government payment services, has created a private cellular network for corrections facilities, called Wireless Containment Solution (WCS). WCS is the only proven system to manage and control the dangers of contraband cellphones in prisons and jails. With … Read More

Jan 4th, 2018

Securus Launches Industry’s Only Fully Integrated Video Relay Service Nationwide

DALLAS, TX January 4, 2018/Business Wire/ — Securus Technologies, a leading provider of civil and criminal justice technology solutions for public safety, investigation, corrections and monitoring, announces the industry’s first fully integrated Video Relay Service (VRS) offering. Traditionally, deaf and hard-of-hearing inmates are provided with TTY/TDD devices, which require inmates to be able to type in the spoken language. These … Read More

Jan 4th, 2018

Securus Technologies Announces Acquisition of GovPayNet

Acquisition Provides Expanded Platform for Future Growth DALLAS, TX January 4, 2018/Business Wire/ — Securus Technologies, a leading provider of technology enabled solutions for public safety, law enforcement and investigations, corrections, and government payment services, announced today it has acquired GovPayNet as part of its plan to further expand its payment servicing business. GovPayNet is a category leader and solution-oriented processor … Read More

Dec 30th, 2017

Securus Technologies Announces Management Transition Plan Effective January 1, 2018

Robert E. (“Bob”) Pickens Promoted to Chief Executive Officer Richard A. (“Rick”) Smith Assumes the Role of Senior Advisor to the Board of Directors at Securus Technologies DALLAS, TX December 28, 2017/Business Wire/ — Securus Technologies, a leading provider of civil and criminal justice technology solutions for public safety, investigation, corrections and monitoring, announces a management transition plan first socialized in … Read More