Securus Technologies Creates Innovative New Crime Prevention Program

There are over 2.4 million minutes processed each year through Securus Technologies and has been one of the first inmate communication networks to initiate a crime prevention program with proven effective methods which have allowed their costs to remain stable. Their crime prevention strategy has allowed their customers to be a part of helping them to solve telecommunications crime by leaving their feedback directly on their website. Rick A. Smith, CEO of Securus, was one of the main executive team leaders that initiated the crime prevention program. As a result of their program, they have been able to stop and help solve hundreds of telecommunications crimes.


Securus Crime Prevention Strategies


– Prevent telecommunications abuse

– Stop inmate gambling

– Eliminate contraband

– Stop money transfers

– Eliminate inmate cellphone use

– Additional facility monitoring

– and more…


Their crime prevention program has caused other big name corporations to follow suit. They have created a program that ensures their customers get every minute allotted under their service agreement. Securus is committed to ensuring the safety of the general public with affordable rates keeping you connected to the ones you love or friends in a correctional facility.


Who Is Securus Technologies


Securus is proud to say they got their start as an inmate regulation provider appointed by your local Public Utility Commission. They were quickly able to become an inmate provider and lead the industry with highly preferred features and services. Smith proudly oversees 35,000+ highly trained IT professionals and have expanded their international network. Customers continue to reach out to their network when they want to talk more and spend far less. You’re invited to visit the interactive Securus Technologies website for more details on their features, services, and promotional offers for first-time customers today.


Securus Technologies Garners Important Stevie Award for Excellence in Customer Service Training

Securus Technologies is classified as a leading provider of criminal and civil justice technology. The solutions developed by Securus Technologies specifically are designed for investigation, corrections, offender monitoring and public safety.


Securus Technologies announced that it is the proud recipient of the Gold Stevie® Award. Securus Technologies won the award in the Best Customer Service Training Department category. Securus Technologies received the distinction at the 11th annual Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service.


Sponsors of the 2017 Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service include Sales Partnerships, Inc., and ValueSelling Associates, Inc. The awards were held at the Caesar’s Palace resort in Las Vegas in March. More than 650 executives from countries the world over were on hand for the awards ceremony. This included the CEO of Securus Technologies, who accepted on behalf of the company.


Over 2,300 nominations were received as part of the 2017 awards program. 77 judges vetted the nominations. The judges are all experienced business professionals. There was a 10 percent increase in nominations from 2016 to 2017. The Stevie Awards are among the fastest growing of its kind in the world today. Indeed, the organization maintains an array of different types of award programs around the world.


Factors considered by the judges include a strong commitment by a nominee in identifying problems and developing meaningful team-oriented resolutions. A company should also have a meaningful commitment to the community-at-large, like the commitment of Securus Technologies to public safety.


Securus Technologies is headquartered in Dallas, Texas. Securus Technologies serves over 3,450 public safety, law enforcement and correctional agencies in North America. The company serves over 1,200,000 inmates in the United States and Canada. Securus Technologies provides important solutions in a number of different areas that include emergency response, public information, investigation, incident management, biometric analysis, information management, communication, inmate self-service, and offender monitoring.

Securus Technology Is Accredited By The Better Business Bureau of Texas

Securus Technologies is a Dallas, Texas company that provides broad-based communications to correctional institutions, law enforcement facilities, and safety organizations in all of North America. At present, Securus serves over 3,400 institutions and over 1.2 million inmates and their families.

The technology used by Securus allows connectivity to all Android and Apple devices such as smartphones, iPads, tablets and regular landline phones. In addition to regular voice service, Securus allows transmission by video, email, text, and a money transfer system.

Securus recently was honored to receive an A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau of Texas. This is the highest rating that any company can receive, and it is awarded for high levels of service and commitment to their customers. Not every business qualifies for the designation, as there are a rigorous background evaluation and application process. However, after a very detailed examination, Securus was accredited with the award.

Securus has in place a 220 seat phone room that handles 2.5 million calls per month. They have an average answer time of 11 seconds, a first call resolution of 99%, and a customer satisfaction rate of 4.3 out of 5 points. These are remarkable statistics when the large volume of calls are considered.

By having the Better Business Bureau award, the distinguished A+ rating says that an independent agency upholds the high standards of customer service are real and are based on actual results rather than hyperbole. A customer service team of over 1,300 associates are well-trained and dedicated to the maintenance of these results.

Securus believes in a theme of accountability and integrity when it comes to the maintenance of these figures and results. Rather than rely on exaggerations and suppositions, Securus takes their role seriously, and the plan for the future will be a continuation of the present levels of concern and service to customers.