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On the Inside and Out: How Video Surveillance is Essential to Prison Security

In addition to traditional security concerns such as perimeter surveillance, ID card management, visitor and vendor management, crime, and theft, prisons and correctional facilities have unique security challenges that other enterprises typically do not have. Those include inmate escapes, hostage situations, gangs, contraband, riots, and overcrowding, in addition to increasing privacy and regulatory mandates. Even more, correctional facilities face regular security audits that are conducted by the National Institute of Corrections. 

Read more about how video surveillance is a necessary security technology for prison and correctional facility staff in Salient's article here: On the Inside and Out: How Video Surveillance is Essential to Prison Security