Securus Technologies, Inc. is an Information Technology, Enterprise Software, Analytics holding company. The company offers regional and national telecommunication services through its subsidiaries. Securus began under the name Tele-Matic Corporation in 1986. It is currently headed by Rick Smith as its chief executive officer. It is one of the largest providers of detainee communications, parolee tracking, and government information management solutions. Securus Solutions is headquartered in Dallas, Texas. The company also include four others headquarter center in the Dallas metro area and also in Atlanta, Georgia.
Securus is an approved leader in administering extensive, ingenious technical solutions and an active customer service. Securus primary focus is the specialized needs of the corrections and law enforcement communities. Securus has a total of 1000 employees. Securus public safety solutions help cities and law enforcing bureaus to collect information in real time to respond to emergencies. Securus solutions also investigate solutions through data analysis, location-based services, and biometric analysis. Visualize and monitor court-appointed GPS locations.
Over the years, The Company obtained eight affiliated companies in the inmate phone business providers across the United States. The primary aim of companies’ acquisition was to build on becoming the leading correctional industry telecom provider to facilities nationwide. Securus acquired Primonics, Inc., a leading provider of video visitation services to the corrections industry. Securus obtained DirectHit Systems, Inc., a service provider of complex data analysis tools for law enforcement and corrections clients.
Recently, Securus Technologies Holdings Inc. is reported to be in the process of being acquired by another leading company known as the Platinum Equity, LLC. The acquisition contract shows that the platinum company has a history of investing in prison phone service operators. Platinum equity has a stable ground for cash flow from their investments that deals with facilitating phone calls, even as they draw interest survey over their charge rate.