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New York City Police Department unveils new drone system

The nation’s largest police force has unveiled a fleet of drones that will be used in hostage situations and search and rescue operations, but a civil rights group worries the drones might be used to invade privacy. The New York … Continue reading

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Spokane Police Department could use drones in investigations

The Spokane Police Department could soon use drones to search for missing people and reconstruct crimes, if a resolution authorizing the use of unmanned aerial vehicles passes City Council next week. Councilwoman Lori Kinnear sponsored the resolution and called drone … Continue reading

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Unifly to Provide Unmanned Traffic Management System for New York Drone Testing Corridor

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo pledged $30 million to kickstart New York’s unmanned aerial systems industry as part of his $250 million “Upstate Revitalization Initiative” last October. It resulted in the state’s first drone testing corridor currently being constructed, which … Continue reading

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Macomb County Launches 4-Drone, Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Unit

The Macomb County sheriff’s office has launched a new unmanned aerial vehicle unit consisting of four drones. Officials say the drones are able to search for missing persons and be used in rescues, barricaded gunmen and hostage situations, and in … Continue reading

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