SOURCE: SecureAlert, Inc.

SecureAlert, Inc.

October 21, 2010 11:08 ET

SecureAlert, Inc. Is Awarded Alaska Pre-Trial Services Contract

SANDY, UT--(Marketwire - October 21, 2010) -  SecureAlert Inc. (OTCBB: SCRA), an international provider of patented, highly reliable wireless electronic monitoring systems and services to public safety agencies announces that through its distributor, BRK of Olympia, Washington, it has begun providing Alaska Pre-Trial Services with a comprehensive Pre-Trial Defendant Services Program.

Defendants are being monitored using SecureAlert's highly reliable, real-time ReliaTrak GPS tracking device and remote alcohol monitoring systems. "I am extremely satisfied with the ReliaTrak GPS device. It is an excellent piece of equipment that delivers the reliability and improved GPS acquisition and cell phone coverage that allows us to expand our services to up to six offices throughout the State of Alaska where we will monitor an estimated 450 pre-trial defendants," said Aaron Parker, Director, Alaska Pre-Trial Services.

Today, the ReliaTrak device has an out of box reliability of 99.927%. This proven technology monitors offenders and pre-trial defendants 24 hours a day while addressing specific localized needs for supplemental monitoring of offenders. "We excel at providing highly reliable products and helping agencies define cost-saving programs to increase officer productivity, address budgetary constraints and streamline electronic monitoring program workflows," said John L. Hastings III, President and Chief Operating Officer of SecureAlert, Inc. Hastings estimates that the value of this program will exceed $1 million annually.

About SecureAlert, Inc.
SecureAlert is a leading international provider of electronic monitoring systems, case management and services widely utilized by more than 625 law enforcement agencies nationwide. SecureAlert offers real-time intervention services and innovative technologies to observe and track offenders wherever they may be: In their car, home or office. The Company delivers highly reliable solutions and peace of mind through programs that allow pre-trail defendants, probationers and paroled offenders to enter society by electronically monitoring them 24 hours a day, providing enhanced public safety, while reducing the overall burdens and costs carried by the criminal justice and corrections systems.

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