21Feb 2019

NYPD seeks permission to take down drones

New York Police Department (NYPD) is seeking permission to take down drones from local airspace by any means necessary. According to the Wall...

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31Jan 2019

Officials in Spain bust drug gang using drones to spy on authorities

Spanish police are reporting that they have busted a drug smuggling ring that was using drones to spy on authorities. The criminals were using...

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03Aug 2018

Drones ground aircrafts fighting fires in Idaho - Keep your drone away from fires

Firefighters, across the U.S., have been busy this summer. As of August 2nd, 2018, 107 active fires are affecting 1,439,917 acres of land in the...

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24Jul 2018

FAA press release clarifies Federal vs Local Drone Authority

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) recently released a press release statement explaining where they stand on the issue of Local vs....

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19Jul 2018

DJI makes it easier for authorized drones to fly in geofenced areas

DJI just made it easier for professional drone pilots to unlock areas restricted by hardcoded geofencing. DJI released their global authorization...

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16Jul 2018

Smugglers using drones to find soft spots along U.S.-Mexico border

Criminals are using small drones to spot vulnerabilities along the U.S.-Mexico border, and the Department of Homeland Security is struggling to...

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22Jun 2018

DJI and Axon partner for public safety drone program

DJI, the world’s leading drone manufacturer, is partnering with Axon to provide drones to law enforcement and public safety officials. The...

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07Jun 2018

Senate Hearing: Fed agencies seek to increase counter-drone authority for national security

U.S. Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs hearing met Wednesday to discuss the emerging threat of small unmanned...

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01Jun 2018

Number of U.S. law enforcement agencies using drones is rising

The Center for the Study of Drones at Bard College has updated their database of public safety agencies with drones. The center’s study shows the...

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04May 2018

Criminals used a Drone Swarm to obstruct & surveil an FBI Hostage Raid

Criminals are increasingly using drones in illegal activity and as a way to counter surveil and disrupt the FBI and other law enforcement agents,...

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