Having tablets at the prison has led to increased security. For example, it is more difficult for prisoners to receive contraband. Also, tablets allow inmates a way to communicate with people from the outside world and give them access to a law library, which reduces the amount of time Correctional Officers need to escort inmates.
"New Tablets at St. Lawrence County Correctional Facility Will Help Inmates Keep in Touch with Family, Improve Safety." Telmate. N.p., n.d. Web.