Tag Archives: Surveillance

In new program, Fairbanks police use drone to survey transient camp

Fairbanks police used an unmanned aerial vehicle — commonly known as a drone — on Tuesday to survey a transient camp near the westbound College Road offramp of the Johansen Expressway. According to police spokeswoman Yumi McCulloch, the flyover was … Continue reading

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City to monitor flooding with drones

Residents of neighborhoods in Grand Forks at risk of flooding should not be alarmed by a drone flying above them and the Red River, according to a recent announcement from local officials. Grand Forks will fly unmanned aerial vehicles in … Continue reading

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Brookhaven Police Department puts eyes in sky with drone

The Brookhaven Police Department will soon have the capabilities to look down on the city with an eye in the sky. The Board of Aldermen Tuesday approved a resolution that will allow BPD to make an application to the Federal … Continue reading

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Drones Assist With Police Standoff, Crime Scene Mapping

Public safety agencies continue to find some new and unique ways to utilize unmanned aerial systems, aka drones, in both crime scene investigations and on-scene incident monitoring. Two companies in the space provided details of how drones were utilized to … Continue reading

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