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New Government Access Can Transform UAS Sector

Big names in tech and transportation tend to grab national headlines around developments in unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), especially as they roll...

Chula Vista PD Hits 1,000 Drone Missions

Southern California's Chula Vista Police Department (CVPD) has announced a milestone of 1,000 completed drone missions in support of patrol operations.

NUAIR Hosting UAS Public Safety Fly-In on Oct. 29

New York State-based nonprofit Northeast UAS Airspace Integration Research (NUAIR) is inviting public safety personnel from across New York to an event...

Commercial Drone Alliance, DRONERESPONDERS Partner to Advance UAS in Public Safety

The DRONERESPONDERS Public Safety Alliance and the Commercial Drone Alliance have announced a new partnership designed to help first responders adopt drone...

Kansas Sheriff’s Office Expanding Drone Use to Deter Criminal Activity

Since 2017, the Shawnee County Sheriff’s Office in Kansas has seen a 21% increase in crimes involving burglaries, thefts from vehicles and...

Janesville Police Dept. Uses UAV to Locate Suspect

On Sunday, officers from the Janesville Police Department in Wisconsin deployed an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) to help locate a suspect.

N.D. Sheriff’s Department Approved for UAS Flights Over People

The Burleigh County Sheriff’s Department in North Dakota has received a four-year waiver from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to operate unmanned...

Report: Data Management a Challenge for Public Safety UAS Programs

As public safety agencies continue to adopt unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), new research from DRONERESPONDERS - a nonprofit supporting the use of...

Alliance for Drone Innovation Teams with DRONERESPONDERS to Advance UAS for Public Safety

The Alliance for Drone Innovation (ADI), a Washington, D.C.-based coalition of manufacturers, suppliers and software developers of personal and professional drones, has...

Microdrones Providing UAV Solutions for Critical Incident Management

Unmanned aerial vehicle (UAVs) solutions provider Microdrones is partnering with Critical Scene Incident (CSI) Mapping, which supplies law enforcement with professional forensic...

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