Police Drones

With the Fourth of July just around the corner, public safety agencies are preparing for big crowds and plenty of revelry. Massachusetts State Police spokesman David Procopio said “a multi-layered, multi-agency security plan” will be in effect and State Police, local police, trained dogs, and federal bomb detection teams will be working to keep everyone […]

With the Fourth of July just around the corner, public safety agencies are preparing for big crowds and plenty of revelry. Massachusetts State Police spokesman David Procopio said “a multi-layered, multi-agency security plan” will be in effect and State Police, local police, trained dogs, and federal bomb detection teams will be working to keep everyone […]

When firefighters and police went to the scene of a house that burned to the ground while the family was gone for spring break, they used a drone to get a detailed view of the damage. Investigators discovered that teenagers broke in to the home, stole items and set the fire as they were walking […]

Lincolnshire Police have unveiled a new high-tech drone and quad bikes as part of a crackdown on rural crime. The Rural Community Safety Strategy is a three-year plan that will involve police using 4x4s, quad bikes and a drone to help track down criminals that have committed rural-related crimes. Marc Jones, Lincolnshire Police and Crime Commissioner, made the […]

x Embed x Share CLOSE Fort Collins Police Services and Poudre Fire Authority will begin using the drones in emergency situations. Jason Pohl Buy Photo Colorado State University Police Officer Stephen Gurian carries a drone during a demonstration at the Poudre Fire Authority training facility on Thursday, June 22, 2017.(Photo: Austin Humphreys/The Coloradoan)Buy Photo After […]

By Stan Bush FORT COLLINS (CBS4) – Six agencies in Larimer County are adding drone use to their regular operations. “Every week there is like wow we could use this,” says Jeremy Yonce, spokesman for the Fort Collins Police Department. “It would have protected people.” A drone operated by Poudre Fire Authority flies over a […]

x Embed x Share CLOSE Fort Collins Police Services and Poudre Fire Authority will begin using the drones in emergency situations. Jason Pohl Buy Photo Colorado State University Police Officer Stephen Gurian carries a drone during a demonstration at the Poudre Fire Authority training facility on Thursday, June 22, 2017.(Photo: Austin Humphreys/The Coloradoan)Buy Photo After […]

A world in which local law enforcement agents and firefighters use unmanned aircraft to gather crime scene evidence, monitor hazardous accidents and measure fire conditions has arrived. Representatives from emergency response agencies across Larimer County gathered Thursday at Poudre Fire Authority’s training grounds in Fort Collins to demonstrate how drones can be used to enhance […]

A police department in southern Minnesota has acquired a new drone that it hopes to use to track people who wander off because of certain conditions. Associated Press A police department in southern Minnesota has acquired a new drone that it hopes to use to track people who wander off because of certain conditions. The […]