Police Drones

Connecticut lawmakers are considering whether the state should become the first in the country to allow police to use drones outfitted with deadly weapons, a proposal immediately met with concern by civil rights and liberties advocates. The bill would ban the use of weaponized drones, but exempt police. Details on how law enforcement could use […]

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The Wuhan Police Department in China is taking unauthorized drone piloting very seriously. Rather than letting these unmanned devices clutter the sky and enter unauthorized air space, the department has decided to take action. Using a $19,000 “gun” that jams drone controls, officers can now shoot down these potentially dangerous nuisances. Talented operators can shoot […]

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HARTFORD, Conn. — Connecticut lawmakers are considering whether the state should become the first in the country to allow police to use drones outfitted with deadly weapons, a proposal immediately met with concern by civil rights and liberties advocates. The bill would ban the use of weaponized drones, but exempt police. Details on how law […]

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The Mumbai police on Wednesday issued an advisory banning all flying objects including drones and gliders in Mumbai fearing aerial attacks in the city, ANI reported. #FLASH: Mumbai Police issues advisory that there may be aerial attack by gliders, drones etc; bans use of any flying object from 31Mar-29Apr pic.twitter.com/ToQ4rdADRm — ANI (@ANI_news) March 29, […]

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EXPAND In 2010, Miami-Dade County Police became the first law enforcement department in the nation to buy a drone. The $50,000, military-grade flying robot was paid for with a U.S. Department of Justice grant. But although buying an expensive drone is easy enough, figuring out how to legally fly what is basically a garbage can […]

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This week saw the news that Devon and Cornwall police will be launching the first ever 24-hour drone unit in the UK. Following a trial period starting in November last year the new permanent unit, in place from this summer, will be shared with Dorset and will be used to for locating missing persons to […]

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Last year we have seen few gimmicky videos about drone rifle and how gently it is taking drones down. Now all the skepticism about it is crushed by the fact that Chinese police in Wuhan has purchased 20 of these drone rifles and they are about to start using it. Police is planning to begin using […]

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