“Report of drone activity near Hagley Park, Christchurch
Police have received a report of a drone flying near
Hagley Park in Christchurch this morning.
Police ask that
anyone operating a drone cease this immediately.
responding to try to identify the person responsible and
have the drone brought down.
Drone activity has the
potential to stop all helicopters responding to the
Christchurch terror attack.
Police would remind people
there is currently a no-fly zone in place and the penalties
for someone caught breaching this are severe.
is to ensure the helicopters can continue working