August 15, 2019

  PHILADELPHIA — A gunman barricaded himself inside a Philadelphia rowhouse for 7½ hours, firing on police and wounding six in a standoff that trapped two officers and paralyzed a neighborhood, all while the commissioner and the shooter’s attorney tried to negotiate a surrender. Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross expressed amazement that the standoff, which […]

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LAWRENCE, Ind. (WISH) — Lawrence police officers and firefighters are teaming up to provide an eye in the sky during emergency situations. The departments are working together to create a new unmanned aerial vehicle program, or UAV. The drones will be used during emergency events like a fire or during severe weather. They will also […]

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(TNS) — University of Arkansas at Fort Smith police are taking to the sky for their latest innovation — and they’re bringing the university with them. UAFS Police Chief Ray Ottman on Wednesday announced campus police will use drones in their operations for the 2019-20 school year. Their drone usage will afford the University opportunities to […]

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A gunman barricaded himself inside a Philadelphia rowhouse for 7 and a half hours, firing on police and wounding six in a standoff that trapped two officers and paralyzed a neighborhood, all while the commissioner and the shooter’s attorney tried to negotiate a surrender. Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross expressed amazement that […]

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MARSHALLTOWN — New drone video shows the progress of the new Marshalltown Fire-Police department building. Officer Ryan Dehl shared it on Facebook. Leaders say staff will begin moving into the building August 26, with a goal of being fully settled in by August 31. … read more at: https://www.weareiowa.com/news/local-news/drone-video-captures-new-marshalltown-fire-police-dept-building/

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The handling by the Trump White House of the Iranian shootdown of the US RQ-4A/BAMS-D Global Hawk drone on June 20, 2019, only exacerbated further the anguish of both MBS and MBZ. Both of them, along with other Arab leaders, urged the Trump White House to strike hard at Iran in retaliation. Both MBS and […]

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To fight the scourge of domestic terrorism by white supremacists, we must build profiles, collect actionable intelligence and attempt to identify who might carry out the next attack and where. We can’t rely simply on reactive investigations handled by law enforcement. We need intelligence-driven operations handled by counterterrorism agencies. Many of the laws and resources […]

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We spend a lot of time here at Hackaday talking about drone incidents and today we’re looking into the hazard of operating in areas where people are present. Accidents happen, and a whether it’s a catastrophic failure or just a dead battery pack, the chance of a multi-rotor aircraft crashing down onto people below is […]

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FAIRBANKS, Alaska (KTVF) An unmanned aerial drone is helping Fairbanks Police officers do their job more accurately, safely and efficiently. “We are trying to do our job better, and I think having a drone helps us with that goal,” said Fairbanks Police officer Jason Pace. “If we can prevent a civilian from being harmed by […]

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This story was written in collaboration with Forbes Finds. Forbes Finds covers products and experiences we think you’ll love. Featured products are independently selected and linked to for your convenience. If you buy something using a link on this page, Forbes may receive a small share of that sale. The Parrot Anafi camera drone in […]

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Rush’s legislative record is mixed. He is a co-sponsor of the House’s Medicare for All bill and has sponsored a number of measures this session to improve access to insulin and generic drugs, build up rural access to broadband, and make pipelines for natural gas and hazardous liquids safer. One of his earliest votes, though, […]

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Dublin, Aug. 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The “Global Remote Drone Identification System Market: Focus on Remote ID Technologies, End User, and Application – Analysis and Forecast, 2021-2029” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The global remote drone identification industry growth based on the analysis highlights that the market is expected to reach $1.25 […]

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