Securus Technologies Expands Its Reach Within The Industry

Securus Technologies is a premier name in the criminal technology industry. The company has been in business for many years and specializes in various aspects of support that includes investigation, public safety, corrections and modern communication. It is based in Dallas Texas and continues to serve many different corrections agencies, safety organizations and law enforcement bureaus.


Securus Technologies has made its mark in prison technologies throughout the United States. The organization was founded in 1986 and has offices in Atlanta Georgia as well as Texas. There are more than 2600 contracts being worked by at least 1,000 employees on the Securus staff. It is a growing organization that regularly makes moves to solidify its position in a very competitive industry.


GovPayNet is a recent acquisition that was made by Securus Technologies. GovPayNet is an industry leader in debit and credit payments to government agencies. It offers an operating system that allows consumers to pay courts for fines, speeding tickets, parking violations and real estate property tax. GovPayNet is active with 2,300 agencies in 35 different states. Their territory is spread across 26% of all US counties.


JPay was a strategic acquisition made by Securus Technologies. The company has a thriving share of the market where it provides electronic payments, email and entertainment to correctional facilities. JPay has operating contracts with state prisons in 33 states nationwide. JPay’s profile will definitely add a great deal of versatility to Securus Technologies ability to bring a high level of service to even more clients in the future.


Securus Technologies expects the acquisitions of JPay and GovPayNet to work well together and help the company continue to acquire an even greater market share within criminal technology. Executives at GovPayNet are excited to become part of a large organization such as Securus Technologies. Securus’ resources will help GovPayNet remain on the cutting edge of its particular section of the industry.