Cobra Electronics Supports Truckers Against Trafficking
CHICAGO, IL -- (Marketwire) -- 12/20/12 -- Cobra Electronics
Corporation (NASDAQ: COBR), the leading designer and marketer of
Citizens Band (CB) radios, GPS navigation systems, and wireless
hands-free driving solutions for professional drivers, today
announced its support of Truckers Against Trafficking (TAT). TAT, a
non-profit organization, is dedicated to informing and educating
truckers and travelers about domestic sex trafficking and battling
the issue within the trucking industry.
Cobra Electronics has donated some of its professional driver
products to TAT in its efforts to minimize the illegal practice of
human sex trafficking that occurs throughout the United States. The
Department of Justice estimates that anywhere between 100,000 to
300,000 of children are in danger of entering the sex for sale
industry each year in the U.S.
"It is widely documented that illegal human trafficking passage takes
place within the trucking industry and at truck stops throughout the
country," said Sally Washlow, senior vice president of marketing and
sales for Cobra Electronics. "Cobra is committed to the safety and
well-being of the trucking industry and supports Truckers Against
About Truckers Against Trafficking:
TAT began in 2009 and is an
organization created to bring education and awareness to members of
the trucking and travel industry to combat domestic sex trafficking.
For more information visit www.truckersagainsttrafficking.org or call
the national hotline at 1-888-373-7888. Follow TAT on Twitter at
www.twitter.com/TATKylla and Like TAT at
About Cobra Electronics:
Cobra Electronics is a leading global
designer and marketer of communication and navigation products, with
a track record of delivering innovative and award-winning products.
Building upon its leadership position in the GMRS/FRS two-way radio,
radar detector and Citizens Band radio industries, Cobra identified
new growth opportunities and has aggressively expanded into the
marine market and has expanded its European operations. The Consumer
Electronics Association, Forbes and Deloitte & Touche have all
recognized Cobra for the company's innovation and industry
leadership. To learn more about Cobra Electronics, please visit the
Cobra site at www.cobra.com. Follow Cobra on Twitter at
www.twitter.com/CobraElectronic and Like Us at
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