How to Visit an Incarcerated Person on Video

Virtual visitation

Prisons and jails are intimidating places. For the families of the incarcerated, however, video visitation systems greatly improves the quality of life. Both the prisoner and the family benefit from virtual visitation systems in prisons. In fact, you can even visit an incarcerated loved one from the comfort of your own home.

Video visitation is the use of video conferencing or CCTV systems and software to allow inmates and visitors to visit at a distance, as opposed to face to face. On that note, video visitation systems reduce the amount of manpower needed to conduct visits, because it reduces the movement of inmates. Furthermore, visitation technology puts the burden of scheduling and visiting o Continue reading “How to Visit an Incarcerated Person on Video”