TAMPA , Fla., Feb. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Stinger Systems, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: STIY), a leader in electro-stun technology today announced that the Washington State Department of Corrections will standardize electro stun technology using Stinger Systems' products. Presently, the Washington DOC uses the Stinger's Band-It prisoner restraint system and the Ice Shield crowd control shield. The Department will now phase in the Stinger S-200 stun gun as a replacement solution. The Department plans to purchase as soon as the first quarter of 2008.
"Department staff who have evaluated the S-200 found it to be rugged enough and the best stun product suited for use in the correctional setting. WA DOC has been very pleased using Stinger's other electro-stun products and desire to continue with a vendor we know that supplies a reliable product," a WA DOC spokesman stated.
Stinger Systems provides electro stun products to many of the Department of Corrections facilities in the United States as well as the US Marshals and the Federal Bureau of Prisons.
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