China Public Security Technology, Inc. Signs Agreement to Acquire Bocom Multimedia Display Company Ltd. and Raises Guidance for

SHENZHEN, China , Dec. 14 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Public Security Technology, Inc., (OTC Bulletin Board: CPBY) (" China Public Security" or the "Company"), a leading provider of public security information technology and Geographic...


SHENZHEN, China , Dec. 14 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Public Security Technology, Inc., (OTC Bulletin Board: CPBY) (" China Public Security" or the "Company"), a leading provider of public security information technology and Geographic Information Systems ("GIS") software services, today announced it signed an agreement with Bocom Venture, Inc. ("Bocom") on December 9, 2007 , for the purchase of Bocom's wholly-owned subsidiary, Bocom Multimedia Display Technology Company Ltd. ("Bocom Multimedia") by the Company's wholly-owned subsidiary, China Public Security Holdings Limited ("CPSH") for a total purchase price of approximately $18.0 million. $9.0 million (HKD70.2 million) of the purchase price will be payable in cash at the closing, and $9.0 million will be payable in 1,125,000 newly issued shares of the Company's common stock, valued at $8.00 per share, within 90 days of the closing. The acquisition is expected to close on or before February 1, 2008 .

Bocom has pledged to return 300,000 of the Company's shares deliverable under the acquisition agreement if Bocom Multimedia does not achieve a net income target of $2.2 million for fiscal year 2008, and an additional 300,000 shares if Bocom Multimedia does not achieve a net income target of $2.86 million for fiscal year 2009.

Bocom Multimedia is a leading provider of advanced multimedia display and control technology in China . Their products have been widely applied in the fields of public security, communication and multimedia in China . Bocom Multimedia has successfully completed over 100 multimedia display and control projects for police bureaus and municipal governments in more than ten provinces in China , including Beijing , Shanghai , Chongqing , Sichuan, Hulan, Guangdong and Fujian.

"Bocom Multimedia has a solid presence in multimedia display and control market in China due to their brand recognition and nationwide distribution network," commented Mr. Jiang Huai Lin , Chief Executive Officer of China Public Security. "We expect that the acquisition of Bocom Multimedia will create immediate synergies, provide numerous cross- and up-sell opportunities for our products and services, and enable us to accelerate our geographic expansion plans outside of Guangdong Province. In addition, we believe that Bocom Multimedia will significantly enhance our PGIS product line by providing full turnkey solutions to our customers."

As a result of the Company's contract awards during 2007 and its increased visibility in the public security marketplace, the Company's management has raised its 2007 financial guidance for revenues, from $32 million to $34.5 million, and for net income to $13.5 million, an increase of $1 million from its previous forecast of $12.5 million for 2007. For 2008, the Company also increased the projected revenues and net income to $63 million and $24 million, respectively. This compares to previously projected revenues of $53 million and net income of $21 million for 2008. The estimated net income for 2007 and 2008 excludes the impact of any non-cash charges as a result of employee stock option grants during the fourth quarter of 2007.

About China Public Security Technology, Inc.

Through its wholly-owned Chinese subsidiary, China Public Security is focused on the development and implementation of large scale, high-tech public security and Geographic Information System ("GIS") related projects. The Company provides a broad portfolio of fully integrated solutions and services, including public security information technology (First Responder Coordination Platform, Intelligent Border Control and Intelligent Security Surveillance), Geographic Information System (Police-use GIS and Civil-use GIS), and e- Government Platform services, software sales and maintenance. Through its exclusive contractual arrangement with Shenzhen iASPEC Software Engineering Company Limited (iASPEC), China Public Security has the licenses to 16 registered and copyrighted software applications in China . In addition, iASPEC is considered the Company's variable interest entity, and its financial data and information is consolidated into the Company's accounts. To learn more about the Company, please visit the corporate website at http://www.chinacpby.com .

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