The prison phone industry, which provides telecom services for prisons, jails and other detention facilities, has a long and sordid history of exploiting prisoners and their families by charging exorbitant phone rates and fees. [See: PLN, Dec. 2013, p.1; April 2011, p.1]. Over the past decade the industry ...
Federal Bureau of Prisons phone rates and kickbacks
Federal Bureau of Prisons ranks 45th in the nation for the affordability of a 15 minute call.
Cost of a 15-minute Intrastate Call
Phone service providers
NotesLocal collect call rates vary by carrier
Data current as of 2012-2013