Since 1975, Keefe has been the company that solely supplies the world of corrections with items and services. According to the Dispatch, they have pioneered the evolution of products, packaging, and technology services to meet the needs of jails and prisons all around the world. The services that they provide to jails and prisons help the inmates in the prisons with financial services, emails, a photo sharing service, and a package delivery service. They also provide jails and prisons with entertainment technology for inmates, an offender management suite, The Edge (a multi and self-service kiosk for inmates), and a phone service for inmates. Their services start when the inmate is booked until they are released.
The Access Secure Intake securely takes money from new inmates with very little assistance from a correctional officer. The Secure Deposit service provides an inmate’s friends and family with the opportunity to give them money. Keep Trak is a software system that manages correctional commissaries by taking inmate’s orders, keeps track of inmate commissary funds and account activity, keeps track of inmate’s property, controls commissary inventory, and the shipping and receiving of commissary items. Access Secure Data Detective is a software that allows correctional facilities to track the communication between inmates and the people that deposit money into their accounts. When a family member or friend wants to send an electronic message to an inmate,
Secure Mail provides an inmate’s family and friends with a way to send them electronic messages. The Enforcer is the most advanced and original technologically advanced communications system available to the corrections industry. It monitors, records, collects data from calls, and makes it very easy for an inmate to call people with a variety of payment options. The Access to Entertainment Secure Media player and music download provides entertainment to inmates by giving them access to educational activities, games, electronic mail, and pictures from family and friends. Access SecurePak allows inmate’s family and friends to go online, select items to send to them, and pay for it, all at one website. When it comes time for an inmate to be released, Keefe’s services do not stop there.
Access Corrections Secure Release gives correctional facilities the opportunity to put an inmate’s leftover funds on a debit card. This makes it to where the correctional facility does not have to give the inmate a check so the inmate will not have access to the institutions confidential banking information. The Offender Management Suite supports all facets of offender supervision and provides officers with a unified view of the whole continuum of supervision (pretrial, probation, incarceration, and parole. The last service called Secure Payments gives payees and their family and friends a quick and simple way to make parole and probation court ordered payments. Keefe also provides a lot of products for inmates to purchase from the commissary at correctional institutions.
Keefe Group has partnered with a lot of name-brand companies and created their own private label brands to make sure that safe and secure products and packaging are available to correctional institutions. Inmates can order or their family and friends can send them food, personal care products, clothes, shoes, and electronics. No matter what a correctional institution needs for their inmates from coffee to kiosks, Keefe Group is the key to providing these items and helping keep jails and prisons operational.
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