Groups in several states are drawing increased attention to the high cost of jail and prison phone rates, and pushing to reduce or eliminate such charges. HRDC, the publisher of PLN, has been a leader in this movement since 1992 and founded the Prison Phone ...
Hawaii State Prison phone rates and kickbacks
Hawaii ranks 17th in the nation for the affordability of a 15 minute call.
$200,000.00 paid in 2017.
Percentage of call cost going to kickbacks: 40%
Note: GTL provides 40% of its commissions on gross revenue up to $200,000 to pay for SAVIN
Cost of a 15-minute Intrastate Call
Phone service providers
NotesData current as of Nov 2018.
Data current as of 2017-2018