SOURCE: Security With Advanced Technology

September 11, 2007 12:20 ET

Security With Advanced Technology Promotes New Avurt™ IM-5™ Launcher at Mind, Body, Spirit Games in New York City

Avurt Team Gives Self-Defense Training and Distributes Avurt IM-5 Launcher Materials to Participants at the Mind, Body, Spirit Games Held in Central Park

WESTMINSTER, CO--(Marketwire - September 11, 2007) - Security With Advanced Technology (NASDAQ: SWAT) announced today that it sponsored the Mind, Body, Spirit Games by Fitness Magazine on September 8, 2007 in Central Park in New York City to promote its new Avurt™ IM-5™ launcher.

"Participating in high profile events such as the Mind, Body, Spirit Games in New York's Central Park is a great way to promote our new products and services like the IM-5 launcher and 'Living in 360™' self-defense training," said Scott Sutton, president and CEO. "These events also help us expose the importance and correlation between self-defense products and training and personal wellness. Our company is focused on improving lives through safety with security products and self-defense training, and events like this are a perfect match for our overall vision. This is the first of many grass-roots events we plan on attending to promote our products and services."

While at the event the Avurt team taught self-defense to promote their "Living in 360" self-defense classes, a self-defense training program designed around the IM-5 launcher. As a sponsor of the event, Avurt had a booth to hand out collaterals and answer questions about the IM-5 launcher, and the Avurt IM-5 launcher logo appeared on all event t-shirts and signage.

The Avurt IM-5 launcher is a small, handheld self-defense device that launches up to five PAVA filled projectiles at attackers up to 40 feet away. The IM-5 launcher's PAVA filled projectiles are non-lethal, but will cause an attacker's nose, throat and eyes to burn, temporarily disabling them. The IM-5 Launcher Kit is available for pre-sales at an introductory price of $299 at www.avurt.com and includes one IM-5 launcher (available in black, blue, red or pink), 10 practice rounds, a carrying case, a training DVD and an instruction manual.

About Security With Advanced Technology

Security With Advanced Technology, Inc. is a leading provider of high-tech security products and services, which include non-lethal personal protection devices, surveillance and intrusion detection systems and mobile digital video surveillance solutions. SWAT's products and services are designed for government agencies, military and law enforcement, in addition to transportation, commercial facilities and non-lethal personal protection segments. For additional information visit www.swat-systems.com or call the corporate headquarters at (800) 498-7965. Information on SWAT's website does not constitute a part of this press release.

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