Tech In Jails

The High Cost Of Email Behind Bars

Private companies are increasingly providing a fee-based electronic messaging system similar to email for prisoners to communicate — and reaping the profits.

Prison Phone Hack Called An Inside Job

Securus Technologies, a prison technology company, blames a rogue employee -- not outsiders -- for a data breach that exposed 70 million inmate phone calls.
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The Dark Side Of Prison Video Chat

An investigation into the business practices of Securus, a for-profit tech company that charges prisoner family members as much as $20 for a 20-minute video call — and requires jails to eliminate...