Universal Guardian Holdings, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: UGHO - News), an emerging global leader in non-lethal protection products, integrated transportation and global supply chain security systems and strategic security services to protect against terrorist, criminal and security threats to governments and businesses worldwide, announced today that it has received numerous requests from law enforcement agencies around the world to conduct pilot programs for the use and potential purchase of the Cobra StunLight™.
"We are pleased with the growing acceptance of the Cobra StunLight™ technology across the nation and around the world," stated Universal Guardian's National Sales Director, Shaunt Hartounian. "These requests follow the success of the recent Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department test and evaluation program where our technology was shown to significantly reduce excessive 'use of force' incidents," added Mr. Hartounian.
The lists of law enforcement agencies currently testing and evaluating the Cobra StunLight™ include the following:
• Portland (OR) Police Department
• San Diego (CA) Sheriff's Department
• Culver City (CA) Police Department
• Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) Police Department, New York
• Port Authority of NY & NJ, PAPD
• City of Tallahassee (FL) Police Department
• University of Oregon Public Safety
• City of Eugene (OR) Police Department
In addition to these test and evaluations, Universal Guardian recently received a purchase order for the Cobra StunLight(TM) from the Muhlenberg County Sheriff's Department.
"We are excited about the opportunity to equip our deputies with the Cobra StunLight™," stated Sheriff Charles Perry. "The Cobra StunLight™ allows our deputies to have a safe and effective non-lethal alternative tool in their hands at all times," Sheriff Perry added.
The Cobra StunLight™ is a 3-in-1 personal protection device, used by consumers, law enforcement and security professionals around the world, which offers an escalating form of protection through the use of high-intensity LED lights, a psychological deterring laser, and a patented forward dispensing pepper spray.
About Universal Guardian Holdings
Universal Guardian Holdings, Inc. (UGHO) and its subsidiaries provide a comprehensive range of security products, systems, and services designed to mitigate terrorist and security threats worldwide. Universal Guardian's global risks mitigation group includes strategic and tactical security services, integrated global supply chain visibility and security systems for government and industry, as well as non-lethal and tactical products for law enforcement, military, professional security and consumer markets. Universal Guardian companies features a wide variety of applications that provide cost-effective, end-to-end solutions and critical security services for government and multi-national businesses from operations on every continent.
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