December 13, 2019
Acquisition solidifies 3SI as a leader in GPS tracking technologies within the law enforcement sector
3SI Security Systems, the world leader in advanced security solutions for asset protection and recovery, announced today the acquisition of CovertTrack, an Arizona-based innovator of technical surveillance equipment and services.
Founded in 2006 by Jeff Evert and Tim Welch, CovertTrack is a recognized leader within the law enforcement sector nationwide, creating specialized tools for GPS tracking, bait vehicles, and audio and video surveillance. Combining CovertTrack’s and 3SI’s extensive customer footprints strengthens 3SI’s position as the leading GPS tracking and tactical solutions provider to law enforcement agencies.
“We are excited about this new venture. 3SI and CovertTrack are well-aligned in our focus on advancing surveillance technology, as well as our commitment to enabling local government and police agencies to conduct sophisticated, tactical operations and apprehend criminals,” said Todd Leggett, CEO of 3SI. “CovertTrack’s success in the market will help expand our Law Enforcement Division and provide customers with innovative products that drive 3SI’s mission of creating a safer world. We’re confident in the synergy of our companies.”
“I echo Todd’s sentiments – both companies have outstanding reputations and a strong customer base,” said Jeff Evert, President & Co-Founder of CovertTrack, “This venture will benefit both companies, our customers and staff. It will also open up new product offering to both companies along with a wealth of engineering and technical resource sharing from two leaders in the tracking technology field.”
Founded in 1971, 3SI is the market leader in pioneering advanced security solutions for asset protection and recovery. We are always ahead of the curve, starting with the commercialization of dye and ink staining to our ongoing development in GPS tracking and beyond. Our technology protects more than 250,000 locations worldwide, and we actively combat crime through innovative solutions. 3SI’s mission is to protect society through dependable security strategies backed by superior solutions, services and technologies. Our vision is to create a safer world.
CovertTrack is a recognized leader in technical surveillance equipment. We create innovative, specialized tools for GPS tracking, bait vehicles, audio surveillance and video surveillance. For nearly 15 years, CovertTrack has partnered with government organizations and police agencies across the U.S. to enable effective and secure covert investigations.