ORION NLJD Cell Phone Detection Equipment Featured in Investigative Report on Cell Phones in Prisons

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Philadelphia DA Lynne Abraham says an inmate with a cellular phone is an invitation for death for someone, witness intimidation, or destruction of a criminal case... creating a recipe for a catastrophic event.

Fox News Undercover Investigation explores the problem and technological solutions of contraband cellular phones being smuggled inside prisons and into the hands of dangerous criminals where they can be used to jeopardize criminal cases, endanger witnesses, even costing lives... This epidemic in the correctional system represents the fastest growing form of prison contraband creating a catastrophe waiting to happen.

The ORION Non-Linear Junction Detector, manufactured by Research Electronics International (http://www.reiusa.net), is featured in this news story as one of the leading technologies being used to combat the cellular phone problem inside correctional facilities. The ORION is unique in that it responds to electronic components, allowing the user to detect and locate electronic items (such as hidden cellular phones), even if the cell phone is turned off or not transmitting. This technology offers a working solution for correctional facilities to manage one of the largest problems confronting prison systems today.

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About Research Electronics International

For over 20 years, Research Electronics International (REI) has specialized in the design and manufacture of Technical Security Countermeasure equipment, and is the largest manufacturer of Non-Linear Junction Detection equipment in the World. REI's technical security equipment is used in over 90 countries worldwide by law enforcement organizations, government agencies, and corporations. REI's corporate offices, manufacturing facilities, and Center for Technical Security are located in Tennessee USA, with an extensive global network of resellers and distribution partners throughout the world.

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Lee Jones

Research Electronics International

Tel: +1 931 537-6032


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