Tag Archives: Search-and-Rescue

Nearly All States Use Drones for Range of Work

In Utah, drones are hovering near avalanches to watch roaring snow. In North Carolina, they’re searching for the nests of endangered birds. In Kansas, they could soon be identifying sick cows through heat signatures. Public transportation agencies are using drones … Continue reading

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Mesa County Search and Rescue creates new drone team thanks to community support

Mesa County Search and Rescue spent months fundraising and thanks to you the community it’s now become a reality. The program director for the new ‘UAV team’ (unmanned aerial vehicle) is no stranger to drones. Robert Danson used to operate … Continue reading

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Marin County Sheriff’s Office Details Seven Drone Deployments in Q1

The Marin County Sheriff’s Office (MCSO), located in the San Francisco Bay Area, has released a public report on its small unmanned aircraft system (sUAS) operations in the first quarter of the year. The sheriff’s office officially launched its sUAS … Continue reading

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Drones are all the buzz in police patrols, river monitoring

Region police and officials who use drones call them the “latest tool in the toolbox.” An aerial drone was used earlier this month by Crown Point police in their search over water and woods to find the remains of a … Continue reading

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