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SEC Inquiry Expanded to Investigation
Gives SEC Power to Subpoena Third Parties

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Sept 27, 2005 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- TASER International, Inc. (Nasdaq: TASR), a market leader in advanced electronic control devices today stated that the previously disclosed ongoing Securities and Exchange Commission inquiry regarding TASER International, Inc. is now a formal investigation giving the SEC subpoena power to obtain documents and testimony from all relevant parties. The Company further understands that the investigation has been expanded to now include examining the possible unauthorized acquisition of material non-public information by individuals outside of the Company in an effort to manipulate the Company's stock price.

The Company has and will continue to fully cooperate with the investigation, including supplying the SEC with all materials requested.

"We recognize that this has been a difficult process for our employees and shareholders," said Rick Smith, Chief Executive Officer of TASER International, Inc. "We continue to make all efforts to assist the SEC in completing their investigation as expeditiously as possible. We are hopeful that the expanded SEC investigation will address all pertinent issues, including the fact that the company has been continuously listed on the Regulation SHO Threshold list since its inception in January 2005, and that recent data from ADP indicates there may be a large improper, naked short position in TASER International stock."

About TASER International, Inc.

TASER International, Inc. provides advanced electronic control devices for use in the law enforcement, military, private security and personal defense markets. TASER devices use proprietary technology to safely incapacitate dangerous, combative or high-risk subjects who pose a risk to law enforcement officers, innocent citizens or themselves. TASER technology saves lives every day, and the use of TASER devices dramatically reduces injury rates for officers and suspects. For more information on TASER life-saving technology, please call TASER International at (800) 978-2737 or visit our website at www.TASER.com.

Note to Investors

This press release contains forward-looking information within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of the 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, and is subject to the safe harbor created by those sections. The forward-looking information is based upon current information and expectations regarding TASER International. These estimates and statements speak only as of the date on which they are made, are not guarantees of future performance, and involve certain risks, uncertainties and assumptions that are difficult to predict. Therefore, actual outcomes and results could materially differ from what is expressed, implied, or forecasted in such forward-looking statements.

TASER International assumes no obligation to update the information contained in this press release. TASER International's future results may be impacted by risks associated with rapid technological change, new product introductions, new technological developments and implementations, execution issues associated with new technology, ramping manufacturing production to meet demand, litigation including lawsuits resulting from alleged product related injuries, media publicity concerning allegations of deaths occurring after use of the TASER device and the negative impact this could have on sales, product quality, implementation of manufacturing automation, potential fluctuations in quarterly operating results, adjustments to these amounts which may be reflected in our 10Q filing, competition, financial and budgetary constraints of prospects and customers, international order delays, dependence upon sole and limited source suppliers, negative reports concerning TASER device uses, governmental inquiries and investigations, medical and safety studies, fluctuations in component pricing, government regulations, variation among law enforcement agencies with their TASER product experience, TASER device tests and reports, dependence upon key employees, and our ability to retain employees. TASER International's future results may also be impacted by other risk factors listed from time to time in its SEC filings, including, but not limited to, the Company's Form 10-QSBs and its Annual Report on Form 10-KSB.

The statements made herein are independent statements of TASER International. The inclusion of any third parties does not represent an endorsement of any TASER International products or services by any such third parties.

For further information contact Doug Klint, Vice President and General Counsel. Visit the company's web-site at www.TASER.com for facts and video.

SOURCE TASER International, Inc.

Doug Klint, Vice President and General Counsel of TASER International, Inc.,
Media ONLY Hotline +1-480-444-4000

"Safe Harbor" Statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995: Statements in this press release regarding TASER International, Inc.'s business which are not historical facts are "forward-looking statements" that involve risks and uncertainties. For a discussion of such risks and uncertainties, which could cause actual results to differ from those contained in the forward-looking statements, see "Risk Factors" in the Company's Annual Report or Form 10-K for the most recently ended fiscal year.