National Television, Web and Facebook Communities Respond to Chicago Area Demonstration
LAS VEGAS, NV / ACCESSWIRE / August 14, 2018 / Wrap Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB: WRTC), an innovator of modern policing solutions, today announced that last week’s BolaWrap 100 product demonstration to 11 local agencies hosted by the Buffalo Grove, Illinois police department was captured by Fox News and the story aired nationally. The story was also profiled on Fox’s Facebook page.
The video and story can be accessed at Fox’s web site at the following link:
Several police chiefs were interviewed by media with the focus on engaging with the mentally ill. Buffalo Grove Police Chief Steve Casstevens said, “I think it’s just another tool in the toolbox for officers when they’re confronting perhaps a mentally ill person or a subject who wants to commit suicide.” Aurora Police Chief Kristen Ziman added in a media interview, “It’s impressive and it’s absolutely something I’d be considering.”
“We continue to see a very positive reception from local agencies and stakeholders including media as we demonstrate the patented BolaWrap 100 solution,” said David Norris, President of Wrap Technologies. “The benefits of early remote restraint are appreciated by those answerable for making modern policing safer.”
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About Wrap Technologies (OTCQB: WRTC)
Wrap Technologies is an innovator of modern policing solutions. Wrap Technology premiered its hand-held BolaWrap™ 100 remote restraint solution at the International Association of Police Chiefs (IACP) October 2017 international conference. In December 2017 the Company completed a self-underwritten IPO and trades on the OTCQB Venture Market for early stage and developing U.S. and international companies.
BolaWrap is a patented, hand-held remote restraint device that discharges an eight-foot bola style Kevlar® tether to entangle an individual at a range of 10-25 feet. Developed by award winning inventor Elwood Norris, the small but powerful BolaWrap assists law enforcement to safely and effectively control encounters.
Trademark Information: BolaWrap is a trademark of Wrap Technologies, Inc. All other trade names used herein are either trademarks or registered trademarks of the respective holders.
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