SOURCE: Digital Ally, Inc.

Digital Ally, Inc.

October 13, 2015 08:28 ET

Digital Ally Awarded Patent for Forensic Video Recording With Presence Detection for Body Worn Cameras and In-Car Video Systems

LENEXA, KS--(Marketwired - Oct 13, 2015) - Digital Ally, Inc. (NASDAQ: DGLY) ("Digital" or the "Company"), which develops, manufactures and markets advanced video surveillance products for law enforcement, homeland security and commercial applications, today announced a newly issued patent from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), Patent No. 9,159,371, for the use of proximity tags, such as a radio frequency identification (RFID) tag, in law enforcement video recordings. The patent, which is officially titled "Forensic Video Recording with Presence Detection" describes features currently available in the MicroVu HD. This product is a compact in-car digital audio/video surveillance system with high definition audio and video and the new RFID instant login. The Company expects to utilize this technology going forward in future products.

The patent for utilizing RFID in law enforcement video recordings broadly covers technology that is capable of automatically storing who and what are present in law enforcement forensic video recordings using radio frequency identification technology. The presence of tracked objects -- including officers, weapons, vehicles and more -- is automatically and verifiably stored with the video footage for subsequent review or investigation of the recorded evidence. Any questions as to which officers were present in a recorded scene can quickly be answered, as each RFID card contains the name of the officer, badge number and department affiliation. Calibration or maintenance records for law enforcement can be easily linked to the tools used in the recordings. Using Digital Ally's patented technology, the video file becomes a complete evidentiary package.

"This patented technology provides enhanced protection and security measures, while maintaining the integrity of evidence to protect law enforcement personnel and the public," stated Stanton E. Ross, Chief Executive Officer of Digital Ally, Inc. "For example, a video recording of a traffic stop can now automatically include information identifying the officer conducting the stop, a speed reading of the vehicle being pulled over with the serial number of the radar gun, and a blood alcohol reading with the serial number of the breath analyzer. By including this additional information, law enforcement encounters can be placed in their appropriate context when the video is later viewed."

Digital Ally is proud to design and assemble its products in the United States. The MicroVu HD provides 720p or 1080p HD quality, pre-event and integrated G-Force sensor data that automatically triggers recordings and captures data in the event of a crash or impact. The product has an enhanced low-light and wide dynamic capture range and can seamlessly integrate wireless transfer, live streaming capabilities and GPS with back-office interactive mapping.

For more information on how this innovative patented technology is utilized in the MicroVu HD, please view the video link https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LHLNDO_3Z0s

About Digital Ally, Inc.

Digital Ally is a leading global designer, manufacturer and innovator in the growing field of digital technology. Digital Ally is the only company serving the military, law enforcement, fire, emergency medical services and the commercial fleet industries that is capable of providing the complete end-to-end hardware and software solution. The company's product lines include in-car audio/video recording equipment, body-worn cameras, cloud and local server software and storage solutions. Digital Ally products are sold by domestic direct sales representatives and international distributors worldwide. Digital Ally is headquartered in Lenexa, Kansas. For news and information please visit www.digitalallyinc.com or follow us on Twitter @digitalallyinc and Facebook www.facebook.com/DigitalAllyInc

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This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Act of 1934. These forward-looking statements are based largely on the expectations or forecasts of future events, can be affected by inaccurate assumptions, and are subject to various business risks and known and unknown uncertainties, a number of which are beyond the control of management. Therefore, actual results could differ materially from the forward-looking statements contained in this press release. A wide variety of factors that may cause actual results to differ from the forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to, the following: whether the newly issued Patent issued from the US. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), Patent No. 9,159,371 "Forensic Video Recording with Presence Detection" will help to generate sales of our products to additional law enforcement agencies; whether the Company will be able to compete successfully in the marketplace to generate additional sales of its products in side-by side comparisons with other companies' products; and whether the Company will be able to adapt its technology to new and different uses. These cautionary statements should not be construed as exhaustive or as any admission as to the adequacy of the Company's disclosures. The Company cannot predict or determine after the fact what factors would cause actual results to differ materially from those indicated by the forward-looking statements or other statements. The reader should consider statements that include the words "believes", "expects", "anticipates", "intends", "estimates", "plans", "projects", "should", or other expressions that are predictions of or indicate future events or trends, to be uncertain and forward-looking. The Company does not undertake to publicly update or revise forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise. Additional information respecting factors that could materially affect the Company and its operations are contained in its annual report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2014, and its Form 10-Q for the three and six months ended June 30, 2015, as filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. 

Contact Information

  • For Additional Information, Please Contact:

    Stanton E. Ross
    CEO
    (913) 814-7774
    or
    RJ Falkner & Company, Inc.
    Investor Relations Counsel
    (800) 377-9893
    info@rjfalkner.com