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Telmate Honors Three Louisiana Fallen Heroes

OCTOBER 17, 2016 – On October 12th, Telmate representatives, the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office, and the Baton Rouge Police Department gathered in memory of three local Louisiana officers that fell in the line of duty on July 17, 2016. As part of the company’s program called “Telmate Fallen Heroes,” Telmate donated an undisclosed amount to […]

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DET SGT CHNUPA & DET SGT GOOTEE

Crime-fighting Heroes Stay Ahead of Lake County Criminals with Innovative Telmate Investigator Tools SEPTEMBER 29, 2016 LAKE COUNTY, IN –  Today Telmate, a leader in inmate communications, recognizes Detective Sergeant Martin Chnupa and Sergeant Chris Gootee of the Lake County Sheriff’s and Hammond Police Departments as the company’s 2016 Telmate Heroes Award recipients for this […]

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DET SGT CHNUPA & DET SGT GOOTEE

Crime-fighting Heroes Stay Ahead of Lake County Criminals with Innovative Telmate Investigator Tools SEPTEMBER 29, 2016 LAKE COUNTY, IN –  Today Telmate, a leader in inmate communications, recognizes Detective Sergeant Martin Chnupa and Sergeant Chris Gootee of the Lake County Sheriff’s and Hammond Police Departments as the company’s 2016 Telmate Heroes Award recipients for this […]

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Telmate Cares Sends Volunteers to Assist People Affected by Historic Floods in Louisiana

SEPTEMBER 14, 2016 BATON ROUGE, LA – As part of the Telmate Cares program, a team of seven volunteers from inmate communications leader, Telmate, fanned out across south-central Louisiana for one week, to help people devastated by historic floods in storm-ravaged areas along the Gulf Coast last month. The volunteers’ base of operation deployed its […]

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Deputy Battling Cancer Gets Donation and Show of Support from Technology Company Telmate

SEPTEMBER 12, 2016 – ALLEGAN, MI – As part of its Telmate Cares program, the San Francisco-based corrections company Telmate will deliver a financial  donation to support a local law enforcement member who is courageously battling cancer. Deputy Brian Augustine didn’t think much of the sharp abdominal pain that started last Thanksgiving. But by April, the […]

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Telmate works with Douglas and Effingham County Jails to Give Free Phone Minutes and Messages to Inmates Affected by Hurricane Hermine.

SEPTEMBER 2, 2016 – As Hurricane Hermine hit Georgia and Florida earlier this month, in conjunction with the the Douglas and Effingham county jails Telmate, as part of the company’s Telmate Cares program, offered free phone calls and messages to help inmates connect with their friends and family during the crisis. Between Friday 9/2-Monday 9/5, […]

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County approves juvenile services funding, reduced jail phone call costs

June 11, 2016 – The Albany County Commission on Tuesday approved two contract amendments — one decreasing the cost of jail phone calls and one providing additional funding to purchase ankle monitors — and green-lighted the final plan for a three-lot subdivision. During the commissioners’ meeting, Albany County Sheriff Dave O’Malley said the Federal Communications Commission was […]

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VCSO Introducing Video Visit Program

On May 25, 2016, WEHT in Evansville, IN covered Telmate’s new video visit program with The Parenting Time Center and the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office. To learn more visit the link below: Watch the full story here.

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Parenting Time Center Helps Incarcerated Parents See Kids Face To Face

On May 25, 2016, 44 News in Evansville, IN covered Telmate’s new video visit program with The Parenting Time Center and the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office. To learn more visit the link below: Watch the full story here.

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Corrections Technology Leader Telmate Surpasses 5.5 Million Minutes Milestone on Wireless Inmate Tablets

SAN FRANCISCO, CA (PRWEB) MAY 19, 2016 – Telmate, a leading provider of inmate communications solutions, today announced it recently surpassed an impressive 5.5 million minutes of usage per month in over 50 facilities that have launched the secure, handheld wireless Telmate Tablets.

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Telmate Fallen Heroes Honors Beloved Texas Detective Sergeant

HUTTO, TX – MAY 19, 2016 – A private ceremony to honor fallen Detective Sergeant Chris Kelley of the Hutto Police Department, Texas is being held during National Police Week, which takes place on May 15th – 21st. The event is part of the company’s first-ever, Telmate Fallen Heroes Week. Kelley is one of five […]

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Dedicated Howard County Deputy Receives Telmate Fallen Heroes Award

Kokomo, IN – MAY 18, 2016 – As part of the Telmate Fallen Heroes Week, Telmate will honor fallen Deputy Sheriff Carl A. Koontz of Howard County Sheriff’s Office, Indiana, in support of National Police Week. Koontz is one of five fallen officers being honored by Telmate, from five regions of the U.S. during the […]

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