York police drones to slash road-closure times

By: Riannon Westall York Regional Police say they are now equipped with an unmanned aerial vehicle to help shorten the process of investigating collisions and get traffic...

Illinois drone task force is made up mostly of cops

By Kelsey D. Atherton When it comes to drone law, some opinions are more equal than others. A bill sitting on the Illinois Governor’s desk would...

Forensic services takes to the air

Police, Fire and Emergency Services Minister Jo-Ann Miller has announced the expansion of the Queensland Police Service’s suite of Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPAs). The Photographic...

DOJ Issues Guidelines for Unmanned Aircraft

BY PAUL PELUSO The Department of Justice on Friday released its first written guidelines for the domestic use of unmanned aircraft. The policy highlights the growing importance...

KPD seeks unmanned aircraft for search, rescue

Knoxville Police Chief David Rausch on Thursday talked briefly with Knoxville City Council as officials picked through the upcoming fiscal year's spending plan. Few questions...

Mesa County Colorado Sheriff’s Office Unmanned Helicopter to be Included in the New National...

It has become clear that small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (sUAS) are proven vital public safety tools, but back in 2008 that vision wasn’t as...

Illinois State Police will fly “unmanned aircraft” not “drones”

by Megan Geuss The Illinois State Police recently received approval from the Federal Aviation Administration to add “unmanned aircraft” to its list of tools for the...

Belgium Police improves detective work with drones

Belgium Police MidLim announced today that they will be using a new Altura Zenith unmanned aerial system (UAS) to complement their operations in the...

San Jose: Commission to endorse one-year pilot for police drone

By Robert Salonga  SAN JOSE -- The use of a police drone in San Jose took a significant step toward reality this week with the...

Draganfly sUAS Used to Document Vast Accident Scene of Air Canada Flight AC624 Crash...

On April 1st, 2011, the Draganflyer X6 was the first sUAS in North America to document a manned aircraft accident in an urban environment. Now, nearly...