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 ...
New York State Prison phone rates and kickbacks
New York ranks 10th in the nation for the affordability of a 15 minute call.
Cost of a 15-minute Intrastate Call
Phone service providers
Data current as of 2018-2019
Primary source documents
State DOC Rates
- NY DOCCS Rates as of May 2018
- NY Phone Rates 2010 v2
- New York - Current Inmate Phone Rates
- NY Phone Rates 2010, with Old Rates listed
State DOC Contracts
- NY Contract With Unisys Amendment Extending Through 10-11-15
- NY Contract With Unisys Amendment Extending Through 1-11-14
- Current NY Inmate Phone Contract