Phoenix Police Department Deploys 2,365 TASER X2s With New TASER Protection Plan
SCOTTSDALE, AZ, Jan 03, 2013 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --
TASER (NASDAQ: TASR) today announced several large TASER Conducted
Electrical Weapon (CEW) orders for more than 2,600 TASER X2(TM) and
more than 1,000 TASER X26(TM) in the last two weeks of 2012.
TASER received and shipped the following orders for TASER CEWs and
various related accessories in the fourth quarter:
-- Phoenix Police Department (AZ) for 2,365 X2s
-- Prince George's County (MD) for 500 X26s
-- Washtenaw County Sheriff's Department (MI) for 165 X2s
-- Henrico County Police Department (VA) for 100 X2s with 100 TASER
CAM(TM) HD cameras
-- Belton Police Department (MO) for 35 X2s
-- International orders for 24 X2s, 575 X26s and 57,000 TASER Cartridges
"Some of our largest orders this quarter, including the Phoenix Police
Department, were made possible through our new TASER Protection Plan
(TPP) which enables agencies to spread payments out over a five-year
period," said Rick Smith, CEO and founder of TASER International.
"The TPP enables agencies to smooth their budget expenditures over
time rather than having to return for special one time capital
equipment funding every five to seven years to replace or upgrade
their technology. TPP has enabled numerous customers with aging
fleets of CEWs to upgrade this critical officer safety equipment. We
now expect fourth quarter revenues to exceed $30 million," concluded
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About TASER International, Inc.
TASER protects life. TASER(R) Conducted Electrical Weapons (CEWs)
have saved more than 100,000 lives from potential death or serious
injury. We enable greater transparency with the industry-leading
TASER CAM and AXONFlex on-officer video systems. Together with our
customers, we are defining the future of smart policing by connecting
intelligent devices and sensors with the first secure cloud-based
digital evidence management solution: EVIDENCE.com.
Since 1994, more than 255,000 private individuals have relied on
TASER technology to protect themselves and their loved ones. Learn
more about TASER and its solutions at www.TASER.com and
www.EVIDENCE.com or by calling (800) 978-2737.
TASER(R) is a registered trademark of TASER International, Inc.,
registered in the U.S. All rights reserved. TASER logo, TASER
X26(TM), TASER X2(TM), TASER CAM(TM) HD, and AXONFlex(TM) are
trademarks of TASER International, Inc.
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