Tag: Police Drones

Weekly Roundup 11/24

If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. At the Center for the Study of the Drone As the drone industry grows and becomes more complex, it is both…

Weekly Roundup 11/3

If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. At the Center for the Study of the Drone Robotic swarms have become a hot topic in the news recently, with…

Weekly Roundup 9/22

If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. News A spokesperson for the Israeli Defense Forces confirmed that an Israeli drone crashed in southern Lebanon, near the border town…

Lawkeepers: Police Drones

By Dan Gettinger The prospect of police drones is quickly becoming a reality. Sheriffs and police chiefs across the country are asking for drones, in part because of the significant savings they offer over manned helicopters. Some argue that this development sets us on a slippery…

Weekend Roundup 5/12

News Trending Now Despite weeks of violence, voters in Pakistan were undeterred and turned out in high numbers to an election that could determine the future of drone strikes in that country. (New York Times) The Canadian Mounted Police are putting drones to…

Drone News Roundup 2/17

A new medal for drone pilots is causing uproar among veterans organizations. They argue that the pilots, operating from the safety of an American Air Force base, should not be awarded a medal category that outranks the Purple Heart. The…