PLEASANTON, CA, April 22, 2008 - Tiburon, Inc. announced today that it has signed a $3.1 million contract to provide an integrated public safety system for Polk County, FL. This comprehensive system includes new Computer Aided Dispatch (CAD), law enforcement records management, jail management, civil process, and mobile reporting systems to support the public safety and justice agencies of Polk County.
Polk County, located in central Florida between Orlando and Tampa, covers 2,010 square miles and has a population of 560,000 people. The new system will provide several benefits to county law enforcement and corrections operations, including increased productivity through automation of labor-intensive tasks, improved resource management, and enhanced information sharing and accuracy.
"Tiburon has built its 28 -year reputation on providing public safety solutions to large, diverse agencies such as Polk County," said Gary Bunyard, President and CEO of Tiburon. "We look forward to partnering with the Sheriff's Department on this important project."
Tiburon, headquartered in Pleasanton, CA, is an industry-leading provider of automated public safety and justice systems to meet the demanding and complex needs of law enforcement, fire, rescue, corrections, and justice agencies. Tiburon is a wholly owned subsidiary of CompuDyne Corp., a leader in sophisticated security products, integration, and technology for the public security markets.
Expanding Tiburon's list of Florida clients, Polk County joins the counties of Orange, Volusia, Brevard, Pasco, Hernando, Marion, and Nassau and the cities of Miami and Melbourne as jurisdictions that use Tiburon solutions to automate their critical public safety and justice operations.
About CompuDyne Corp. and Tiburon, Inc. CompuDyne, headquartered in Annapolis, MD, is an industry leader in sophisticated security products, integration, and technology for the public security markets. The company operates a number of divisions and has more than 700 employees in 11 states and the United Kingdom. Tiburon, Inc., based in Pleasanton, CA, provides fully integrated command and control, information management, and analysis solutions to public safety and justice organizations. Established in 1980, Tiburon is the industry-leading provider of automated solutions to meet the demanding and complex needs of law enforcement, fire and rescue, corrections, and justice agencies. For more information, go to www.compudyne.com and www.tiburoninc.com.