SOURCE: MDM Group, Inc

September 19, 2005 13:07 ET

United States Corrections Special Operations Group (US C-SOG) Enters Into Strategic Partnership With Harrington Group

US C-SOG Endorses ShockRounds™

SANTA CLARA, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- September 19, 2005 -- As announced today by US C-SOG and The CERT Tactical Network, MDM Group (OTC: MDDM) company Harrington Group Ltd (OTC: HGRLF) (or Australia "HGR") has signed a Strategic Partnership Agreement with the leading US correctional consulting group to facilitate the deployment of its ShockRounds technology for use by emergency response teams at correctional facilities around the world. See: www.uscsog.com and www.certops.com.

Harrington Group Ltd. has entered into a strategic partnership with United States Corrections - Special Operations Group (US C-SOG) to promote Harrington's ShockRounds technology to the corrections industry. US C-SOG, in conjunction with Harrington Group Management, will also establish a beta testing program with at least ten county, state, federal and overseas prisons as beta-testing sites for the new ShockRounds less lethal products.

ABOUT HARRINGTON GROUP LIMITED

Harrington Group Limited is a developer of homeland security, military and law enforcement products and solutions including its ShockRounds technology which is positioned as a major breakthrough in the ammunition, military and law enforcement industries. This patent-pending ShockRounds technology introduces an "electric" charge to traditional ammunition and other projectiles such as rubber bullets through the combination of existing ballistic and piezoelectric technologies. The less lethal versions of ShockRounds are intended to minimize casualties and injuries when dealing with serious crowd disturbances and threat situations.

ABOUT US C-SOG

US Correctional-Special Operations Group (US C-SOG) is the only full service corrections training firm in the United States specializing exclusively in Correctional Tactical Operations. US C-SOG's training offers intense, cutting-edge techniques and real-world operational training tactics. US C-SOG is one of the three pillars of the CERT Tactical Network. For more information, see www.uscsog.com.

ABOUT CERT TACTICAL NETWORK

The CERT Tactical Network is the international network of Correctional Emergency Response Team operators representing some 30,000 special operations officers in more than 7,000 correctional institutions worldwide. These specially trained emergency response officers are charged with the most dangerous jobs in the corrections industry, including transport of violent prisoners and the quelling of riots and other disturbances. For more information, see www.certops.com.

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