University of Texas Agency Purchases New TASER X2 ECDs
SCOTTSDALE, AZ -- TASER International, Inc. , a global provider of safety technologies that prevent conflict, protect life, and resolve disputes, today announced two separate orders for TASER X2 electronic control devices (ECDs) and related accessories.
The combined orders received provided the University of Texas at Houston Police Department with 88 TASER X2 ECDs, 528 TASER cartridges and extended warranties to provide policing at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center and the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston.
These orders are expected to ship in the third quarter of 2011.
“We are excited to welcome the University of Texas at Houston Police Department upgrade to the new X2 platform,” said Rick Smith, CEO of TASER International. “We see continued market interest for the X2 and we are pleased that this agency has become the first agency in Texas to purchase our most advanced TASER technology. We believe the X2’s dual-shot capability will provide a state-of-the-art, safe and effective option for responding to potentially dangerous subjects.”
To learn more about the X2 please visit: http://www.TASER.com/x2
About TASER International, Inc.
TASER International, Inc. is a global provider of safety technologies that prevent conflict and protect life. More than 16,300 public safety agencies in 107 countries rely on TASER® electronic control devices (ECDs) and AXON on-officer camera systems to help protect and serve. Today, the use of a TASER ECDs have saved more than 77,777 lives from potential death or serious injury while TASER innovations benefit individuals and families too, providing personal protection and accountability while maintaining regard for life. Since 1994, more than 236,000 individuals have relied on TASER technology as a means for effective personal safety. Learn more about TASER International and its solutions at www.TASER.com and www.Evidence.com or by calling (800) 978-2737. Be a part of the TASER community by joining us on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and YouTube.