NEW YORK, September 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --
SuperCom (SPCB), a global provider of secure solutions for the e-Government, Public Safety, Healthcare, and Finance sectors announced today that Leaders in Community Alternatives (LCA), a subsidiary of SuperCom, has been selected to implement and deploy community based services and electronic monitoring programs in Marin County, California, further expanding its presence in the county and the state. These programs are aimed to increase public safety, reduce prison overcrowding and lower recidivism.
LCA has provided services to Marin County since 1991 and has been under contract to manage and operate its current electronic monitoring program since 2010. Earlier this month, LCA was selected to continue and expand its efforts in the county through a competitive tender process.
The new program, which will commence in October 2016, is expected to monitor a higher number of offenders and provide new services for juveniles. Under the contract, LCA will provide its full suite of electronic monitoring services, which includes electronic monitoring for house arrest, alcohol monitoring, and full GPS offender tracking. The programs will utilize SuperCom's proprietary PureSecurity Electronic Surveillance platform for tracking and monitoring offenders.
"We are excited to expand our long-time partnership with the Marin County Probation Department and integrate SuperCom's electronic monitoring and tracking platform in to our offering," commented Ms. Linda Connelly, Founder and President of LCA. "Our long-term relationships, service quality and track record of success is the backbone of our business. We look forward to actively competing for new programs in the state of California and across the country."
Since 1988, SuperCom has been a leading global provider of traditional and digital identity solutions, providing advanced safety, identification and security solutions to governments and organizations, both private and public, throughout the world. Through its proprietary e-Government platforms and innovative solutions for traditional and biometrics enrollment, personalization, issuance and border control services, SuperCom has inspired governments and national agencies to design and issue secured Multi-ID documents and robust digital identity solutions to its citizens and visitors. SuperCom offers advanced, secure mobile payments ranging from mobile wallet to mobile POS, using a set of components and platforms to enable secure mobile payments and financial services. SuperCom is a global provider of a unique all-in-one field-proven RFID & mobile PureSecurity advanced solutions suite, accompanied by advanced complementary services for various industries, including healthcare and homecare, security and safety, community public safety, law enforcement, electronic monitoring, livestock monitoring, and building and access automation.
SuperCom's website: http://www.supercom.com
About Leaders in Community Alternatives, Inc. (LCA)
LCA is one of California's leading private criminal justice organizations, providing community-based services and electronic monitoring programs to government agencies for more than 24 years. LCA's treatment services are evidence-based and built on best practices designed to break the cycle of recidivism. LCA offers a holistic approach with programs addressing cognitive and behavioral issues and alcohol and substance abuse. Geared towards individuals involved in cases with criminal and family courts, LCA offers proven solutions for governmental institutions across California in addressing realignment strategies and plans. Linda Connelly is its founder, President and CEO.
LCA's website: http://www.lcaservices.com
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