Jul 5, 2023
Liberty Defense Announces Sale of HEXWAVE to Indiana Courthouse for Enhanced Threat Detection
Elkhart, IN and Wilmington, MA USA – July 5, 2023 – Liberty Defense Holdings Ltd. (“Liberty” or the “Company”) (TSXV: SCAN, OTCQB: LDDFF, FRANKFURT: LD2A), a leading technology provider of AI-based next generation detection solutions for concealed weapons and threats, is pleased to announce it has received a purchase order for multiple HEXWAVE™ systems from Elkhart County, Indiana.
Elkhart County will deploy the HEXWAVE walkthrough system for detection of concealed weapons and threats at multiple entrances to a new courthouse opening in 2024. The courthouse may use HEXWAVE in 2023 in its existing location to begin taking advantage of the system’s enhanced detection of metallic and non-metallic threats and more seamless visitor and employee screening. The HEXWAVE system does not require people to divest benign items like cell phones, keys, wallets, and steel toe boots, unlike traditional metal detectors in use.
“The state of Indiana is issuing a mandate that facilities need to have a security plan in place by next year that includes the detection of a broader range of prohibited items,” said Bill Frain, CEO of Liberty Defense. “We are excited to be working with Elkhart County to provide enhanced security screening to the new courthouse. We are certainly seeing greater demand for HEXWAVE’s seamless people screening detection at courthouses and other critical infrastructure checkpoints.”
Elkhart County receives approximately 1,200 people per day, and its security protocol currently includes full divesting before walking through a metal detector and placing bags on X-ray machines.
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Liberty Defense (TSXV: SCAN, OTCQB: LDDFF, FRANKFURT: LD2A) provides multi-technology security solutions for concealed weapons detection in high volume foot traffic areas and locations requiring enhanced security such as airports, stadiums, schools, and more. Liberty’s HEXWAVE product, for which the company has secured an exclusive license from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), as well as a technology transfer agreement for patents related to active 3D radar imaging technology, provides discrete, modular, and scalable protection to provide layered, stand-off detection capability of metallic and non-metallic weapons. Liberty has also recently licensed the millimeter wave-based, High-Definition Advanced Imaging Technology (HD-AIT) body scanner and shoe scanner technologies as part of its technology portfolio. Liberty is committed to protecting communities and preserving peace of mind through superior security detection solutions. Learn more: LibertyDefense.com
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