On September 1st, 2016, Securus Technologies announced that due to the recent floods that plagued Louisiana, they will be teaming up with Louisiana’s Department of Public Safety and Corrections, to give those who are incarcerated, a free daily phone call. They are doing this so that the inmates can keep communications going with their loved ones, who may have ben affected by this catastrophe. Securus Technologies is extending these courtesies, until September 7th. They are hoping it will diminish some of the stress and anxiety they may be feeling during that time.
Richard Smith, the Chief Executive Officer of the company said, this courtesy will cost them roughly around $300,000. The company will also give an additional $50,000 to the inmate welfare fund to help them. Securus Technologies is responsible for the safety of more than three thousand four hundred fifty Correctional Agency, law enforcements, and individuals. They also serve about one million two hundred thousand inmates, who are all over the United States. Providing emergency response, public information, investigation, biometrics analysis and so much more. Their aim is to make each every individual feel safe, as they go about their everyday lives.
Securus Technology is headquartered in Dallas, Texas. With regional offices in Allen and Carrollton, Texas, and an office in Atlanta, Georgia. To read more on this article, please visit: Securus to Offer Free Call Due to Recent Floods