The new Securus video visitation technology has been a reprieve to many families and friends who have their loved ones incarcerated. This video technology will eliminate the tiring journey to the prison, moving inmates, and the long lines. The technology makes it simple when providing inmates with security and safety.
The video visitation developed by Securus Technologies is fully web-based, and the system is designed to simplify communication between families and the incarcerated. Scheduling a video visitation from anywhere is now possible from anywhere and all one needs is the internet, a smartphone, a PC or tablet. Secures video visitation gives everyone who wishes to communicate with an inmate limitless opportunities, e.g. reviewing homework with kids, watching cartoons, attend a concert and much more.
The features that come with the technology include:
Scheduling – the video technology has a robust scheduling software. The user interface allows family, friends, attorney and other members to schedule a visit easily. Additionally, the platform is completely integrated with the jail management system; thus a visit is only scheduled at the available time.
Live recording and monitoring – the securus video visitation monitors and records the visits. Thus, the software can be used for investigative purposes, and can also help reduce violence in jail. The staff can also flag visits, investigate, review or lock the investigation to ensure that the recordings are not purged.
The secures video visitation does also have plenty of benefits such as:
- It has as reliable and safe method of visitation.
- It gives convicts more visitation time.
- The tech also has minimized the contrabands that are coming into the facility.
- The long lines can be avoided.
- Inmates can interact with their families in a home setting situation.
- More family members and friends can be involved in the visit.
- It is cheaper than physically visiting.
Other services that securus offers include; Public Safety Solution and it involves Incident Management, Emergency Response, and public information solutions. Investigative Solutions; which include, Data analytics, biometric analysis solutions, and location-based services. Correction Solutions, such as Communication, inmate self-service, information management and ancillary solutions. Monitoring Solutions such as court-appointed community reporting program solution and GPS/electronic monitoring.
Securus as a company provides civil and criminal justice technological solutions which improve public safety and help modernize incarceration experience.