Securus is regarded as the fastest growing technological solutions company in the United States’ inmate and communication industry, offering solutions for investigation, communication, public safety and monitoring. The company is rated A+ by Better Business Bureau with regards to being transparent, advertising honestly, building trust, honoring promises, safeguarding privacy and exemplifying integrity.
Securus Technologies have released its first roll of evidence highlighting GTL’s integrity breaches and wrongdoings while serving one of its clients; Louisiana Department of Correction. According to a report by Richard Smith, GTL had deliberately programmed their telephones to rate calls higher than the default rates permitted by the Federal Communication Commission. The telephone were also encoded to add either 15 or 36 seconds to durations of every call made to inmates. These practices were entirely unauthorized and as a results, GTL overcharged Louisiana facilities by an amount equivalent to $1.2 million.
The Chief Executive Officer of Securus, Richard Smith, referred to GTL’s actions as offensive to the industry. Every company in the industry has a duty to serve their clients with their interest at heart and not just to make money. Securus planned to release a series of multiple other articles, reports, findings and facts that highlighted all the wrongdoings and integrity breaches by GTL
Securus Technologies offer state-of-all-arts technological products including THREADS, Securus XMobile, Securus ConnectUs and STOP BLU+, that serves 3500 correctional, investigation and public safety agencies across United States. The company was established in 1986 in Dallas, Texas and has diversified into other regions including Allen, Georgia, Atlanta and Chicago. The company is a recognized leader in the industry, offering inclusive, innovative solutions and responsive customer services. The company serve more than 45 states in US and some parts of Colombia, Mexico and Canada.
More information about Securus can be obtained from their website; www.securustechnologies.com.