SOURCE: Law Enforcement Associates

December 06, 2007 10:32 ET

Law Enforcement Associates Receives Multi-Product Order From Major Midwestern State Police Department

YOUNGSVILLE, NC--(Marketwire - December 6, 2007) - Law Enforcement Associates Corporation (LEA) (AMEX: AID), the largest U.S. developer and manufacturer of undercover surveillance equipment, today announced it has received an order from a state police department in the Midwest for more than $120,000 in electronic surveillance products. The devices will be used for covert operations within the customer's undercover units. Due to officer safety concerns, details about the customer and the purchased products will not be disclosed.

"We have introduced a broad range of new surveillance products during 2007, and these devices are gaining significant momentum within our target markets," said Paul Feldman, president. "This contract is one of many multi-product order prospects our sales team has been pursuing, and we are optimistic that we will convert additional opportunities into firm orders in the current and coming quarters."

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., 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), Smith & Wesson-branded UVIS Swift, EDK123 (Explosive Detection Kit), Bloodhound and Birddog GPS Tracking Systems, Graffiti Cam, 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

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