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Delaware State Prison phone rates and kickbacks

Delaware ranks 36th in the nation for the affordability of a 15 minute call.

Kickbacks paid

$998,380.04 paid in 2013.

Percentage of call cost going to kickbacks: 30%

Cost of a 15-minute Intrastate Call

Collect Prepaid Debit
Same state $3.20 $3.20 $3.20
Local $1.22 $1.22 $1.22

Detailed rates

Collect Prepaid Debit
Same state 1.55 + 0.11/min 1.55 + 0.11/min 1.55 + 0.11/min
Local 1.22 flat 1.22 flat 1.22 flat

Phone service providers

Data current as of 2013-2014

Historical Data for Delaware


Primary source documents

State DOC Rates

State DOC Contracts

State DOC Commission Data