Communication Services Contract (Schenectady County Sheriff)

Augie Torres filed this request with the Schenectady County Sheriff of Schenectady County, NY.
Multi Request Communication Services Contract


From: Augie Torres

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the New York Freedom of Information Law, I hereby request the following records:

A copy of the current contract between the County and the current vendor for inmate communication services at the County Correctional / Detention Facility. This may encompass telecommunication, kiosk, and mobile tablet services. I am requesting that the information provided contain the term and expiration date of the current contract (including any optional contract extensions), as well as the current telecommunications provider and the services currently being provided pursuant to the agreement.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 5 business days, as the statute requires.


Augie Torres


Good afternoon,

Attached you will find the documents that pertain to your FOIL request.
The Jail does not offer tablets for inmates, only telephones.

Please let me know if there are any questions,

Jesse McGuire

Director of Legislative Operations

Schenectady County Legislature

620 State Street, 6th Floor

Schenectady, New York 12305