Securus Technologies Acquires GovPayNet To Expand Payment Options

Securus Technologies recently announced a new acquisition that will help bring about a better way for customers to pay on their accounts more efficiently. NetGovPay has been in business since 1997 and was founded by a former law enforcement agency worker, so NetGovPay specializes in: records fees, towing and impound fees, restitution, speeding and traffic tickets, property taxes, child support payments, and other payments including revenue payments. GovPayNet serves over 2300 agencies, processing payments in over 26% of the nation’s counties. NetGovPay has the expertise in payment processing to help expand the billing department of Securus Technologies offering a more complete billing program.


The CEO and President of Securus Technologies, Robert E. Pickens is excited for the new partnership and stated that between the two businesses, Securus staff will process over 40 million payments annually. NetGovPay has an excellent track record according to Pickers, which is important to maintaining high customer service standards at Securus. Headquartered in Dallas, Texas, Securus oversees the safety and security of over 3400 facilities across the nation, servicing 1,200,000 inmates daily. Securus specializes in: information management, investigation, incident management, emergency response, biometric analysis, and inmate self-service. To read more about the merger or each company, please click here.


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