SOURCE: Homeland Security Group International

September 18, 2006 06:00 ET

Homeland Security Group International Receives $100,000 in Purchase Orders From US Military

SAN DIEGO, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- September 18, 2006 -- Homeland Security Group International (PINKSHEETS: HMSG) announced today that the company is in receipt of over $100,000.00 in purchase orders for equipment requested by units preparing for deployment in support of the global war on terror. The equipment ordered ranges from uniform items to load-bearing equipment to high-technology items. HMSG stated these are initial orders and they expect this amount to double or triple in the next two weeks.

"We are pleased that the US Navy has placed orders for many items of equipment we displayed and demonstrated during Strong Angel III Integrated Disaster Response Demonstration," commented Colonel Jeffrey Powers.

The company also announced today that it has delivered initial pricing quotations requested by the US Navy for other technology items and the company is modifying certain devices to specifications requested by the Navy for multiple platform deployment.

All ordered equipment with the exception of specified technology items are to be delivered by HMSG within 30 days of receipt of purchase request.

"The POs started rolling in on Thursday and they continue to come in three and four at a time," commented Mark Wilson, HMSG Chief Operating Officer. "We are placing high priority on fulfilling these purchase orders as they arrive," concluded Wilson.

ABOUT HOMELAND SECURITY GROUP INTERNATIONAL

Homeland Security Group International (PINKSHEETS: HMSG) is a technology-based corporation based in north county San Diego. HMSG's mission is the development and commercialization of technology focused on providing increased security for both civilian and military personnel throughout the world. Under the leadership of Colonel Jeffrey A. Powers, USMC (Retired), HMSG has assembled a portfolio of technology and services through alliances with established defense-related companies and through internal development that is being brought to market in a cost-efficient and timely manner. The Company has an alliance with Recon Mountaineer, LLC, (an Oceanside, Calif.-based designer and manufacturer of military combat gear for the United States Armed Forces). The company has partnered with leading security firms to design and market surveillance systems for homeland defense security applications.

This press release contains forward-looking statements pursuant to the "safe harbor" provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements include risks and uncertainties that may cause the company's plans to change and are in no way intended to guarantee that the company will be successful in executing its plans. HMSG's common stock currently trades on the over-the-counter "Pink Sheets" under the symbol "HMSG." This press release in no way constitutes any recommendation regarding the securities of HMSG or its affiliates. Any person reading this press release is advised that this release should be considered in light of all facts and circumstances regarding the business and financial condition and prospects of HMSG, and no inference is made in this release contains all such information.

Contact Information

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    Homeland Security Group International
    Colonel Jeffrey A. Powers
    858-436-2480
    Toll free 800-544-7795