|The Lee County Sheriff's Office in Dixon, Illinois has chosen Securus Technologies, Inc. as their inmate phone provider|
Dixon, Illinois August 13, 2009
The contract will provide service on average to fifty-five (55) inmates. Securus Technologies is a leading provider of inmate communication services and innovative offender and case management software design. The 3 year contract is valued at $201,000.
Assistant Warden Doug Carlson reports that Securus was chosen because, "We needed to find a phone company that was financially secure and reliable. The new system will save the county staff time and money; and they offered a better commission structure and service level."
Tim Vaughn, the Account Executive who handled the sale for Securus Technologies, "The County was attracted to our technology and the ways we can help them with their day to day operations."
The advanced Secure Call Platform call management system is set to go live on August 14, 2009.
About Securus Technologies, Inc.
Securus Technologies, Inc. is one of the largest suppliers of detainee communications and information management solutions, serving approximately 2,300 correctional facilities nationwide. A recognized leader in providing comprehensive, innovative technical solutions and responsive customer service, Securus' sole focus is the specialized needs of the corrections and law enforcement communities. Securus is headquartered in Dallas, TX, with regional offices in Carrollton and Allen, TX and Atlanta, GA. For more information please visit the Securus website at www.securustech.net.
James S. Sidler
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