TEMPE, AZ / ACCESSWIRE / July 13, 2020 / Wrap Technologies, Inc. (the "Company" or "Wrap") (NASDAQ:WRTC), an innovator of modern policing solutions, is scheduled to train seven new agencies on the BolaWrap in Maryland on Tuesday, July 14, 2020. Landover Hills Police Department will host the "Train the Trainer" session for 16 trainers from seven different local agencies.
Following the training session, Chief Robert Liberati of Landover Hills Police Department will be hosting a press conference for local Maryland and Washington DC media to discuss the BolaWrap.
"We are always looking to provide additional tools and resources for our officers," said Chief Liberati. "The BolaWrap will be a useful tool for officers to assist in safely apprehending violent individuals, those suffering from a mental health crisis, or those in a drug related situation requiring police intervention."
Since June 1, 2020, the Company has conducted 14 "Train the Trainer" sessions for 18 new agencies in 12 states, including California, Texas, Arizona, Missouri, Pennsylvania, Minnesota, Alabama, Indiana, Florida, Georgia, Kansas and Michigan.
"We are very encouraged with how quickly agencies are opting to receive training," said Rick Guilbault, VP of Training at Wrap Technologies. "Agencies that receive in-person demonstrations or attend online webinar demonstrations of the BolaWrap are quickly moving to schedule ‘Train the Trainer' sessions to certify their trainers on the BolaWrap, which enables them to train the rest of their agencies. To date, Wrap Training Academy has 50 BolaWrap Master Instructors who have trained over 790 trainers from police agencies across the world."
About Wrap Technologies (WRTC)
Wrap Technologies is an innovator of modern policing solutions. The Company's BolaWrap 100 product is a patented, hand-held remote restraint device that discharges an eight-foot bola style Kevlar® tether to restrain an individual at a range of 10-25 feet. Developed by award winning inventor Elwood Norris, the Company's Chief Technology Officer, the small but powerful BolaWrap 100 assists law enforcement to safely and effectively control encounters, especially those involving an individual experiencing a mental crisis. For information on the Company please visit www.wraptechnologies.com. Examples of recent media coverage are available as links under the "Media" tab of the website.
Trademark Information: BolaWrap and Wrap are trademarks of Wrap Technologies, Inc. All other trade names used herein are either trademarks or registered trademarks of the respective holders.
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