September 25, 2017

Corey My-Kel McMillen A Jamaica Plain resident took photos of Boston police officers near a drone. The Boston Police Department, without fanfare, expanded its crime-fighting arsenal earlier this year, purchasing several drones that it may use to photograph crime scenes — and raising concerns among privacy advocates. The American Civil Liberties Union of Massachusetts, after […]

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Two small IDF drones crashed in the West Bank on Monday, the latest Israeli unmanned aircraft to go down in recent months, for as yet unclear reasons, the army said. One of the hand-launched unmanned aerial vehicles fell in the city of Hebron, the second in the city of Bethlehem. Both were recovered, the Israel Defense […]

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A civilian drone crashed into a Black Hawk helicopter, damaging its blade The illegally flying drone smashed into the aircraft on Thursday evening The incident occurred between 7.30pm and 8.15pm in Staten Island, NY The helicopter was forced to land in New Jersey, while no injuries were reported The aircraft came from Fort Bragg and was […]

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US President Donald Trump is seeking to loosen some Obama-era limits on drone attacks and ground raids outside conventional warzones US media reports have said. The New York Times, citing unnamed officials, reported on Thursday that Trump’s top national security advisers have proposed relaxing two rules from the administration of Barack Obama, the former US president. The officials said the […]

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