SOURCE: Law Enforcement Associates

August 29, 2007 09:33 ET

Law Enforcement Associates Launches Multi-City Training Series for New Birddog™ GPS Tracking Product

Value of Birddog Orders Since January Exceeds $625,000

YOUNGSVILLE, NC--(Marketwire - August 29, 2007) - Law Enforcement Associates Corporation (LEA) (AMEX: AID), a leading provider of surveillance and security products to the global law enforcement, military, security and corrections markets, today announced it has scheduled a series of training seminars focused on usage of the company's new Birddog™ covert GPS tracking system. The sessions, which are only open to select, pre-qualified members of the law enforcement community, will be held during the coming weeks in Denver, Colorado; Seattle, Washington; St. Louis, Missouri; Tucson, Arizona and Fort Worth, Texas.

Paul Feldman, president of LEA, said, "These training sessions will give existing customers detailed instruction on the usage of Birddog's features and functions, and will provide prospective customers an opportunity to see the product in action. In light of the growing demand we are seeing for this system, we expect to add other training locations in the months ahead."

Feldman said that since the Birddog was introduced in January, LEA has received orders for approximately 90 systems with a combined value of more than $625,000. The Birddog is the latest addition to an extensive line of surveillance and security products LEA sells to law enforcement agencies around the world.

Eligible seminar attendees will be contacted by LEA in the coming weeks, or can reach the company for more information at 1-800-354-9669.

About Law Enforcement Associates Corporation

LEA is a leading security and surveillance technology company that manufactures and markets a diverse product line to the worldwide law enforcement, military, security and corrections markets. The company's Audio Intelligence Devices (AID) division has been serving the law enforcement sector for more than 30 years and is one of the most respected names in the surveillance equipment industry. LEA's products are used by a wide variety of government and non-governmental agencies, as well as public and private companies. These include military bases, nuclear facilities, embassies, government installations, oil refineries, United Nations and NATO locations. The company enjoys close working relationships with other prominent players in the security and surveillance industry, such as Smith & Wesson (NASDAQ: SWHC), one of the world's largest manufacturers of quality firearms and firearm safety/security products; and FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLIR), a world leader in the design, manufacture and marketing of thermal imaging and stabilized camera systems. LEA's products have been used at high-profile events such as the Summer & Winter Olympics, Super Bowl, U.S. Golf Championship, and the Democratic and Republican National Conventions. Its products include the Under Vehicle Inspection System (UVIS), EDK123 (Explosive Detection Kit), Bloodhound GPS Tracking System, Letter-bomb Visualizer Spray, and a wide variety of Audio & Video Surveillance Equipment. Headquartered in Youngsville, N.C., the company has been featured in many industry publications and websites. For more information, please visit www.leacorp.com.

Forward-Looking Information:

The statements in this news release contain forward-looking information within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Such forward-looking statements involve certain risks, assumptions and uncertainties, including the inability to generate and secure the necessary product sales, or the lack of acceptance of the company's products by its customers. In each case actual results may differ materially from such forward-looking statements. The company does not undertake to publicly update or revise its forward-looking statements even if experience or future changes make it clear that any projected results (expressed or modified) will not be realized.

Contact Information

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    Geoff High
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