Utah State Senate Bill 210 Would Let Police Shoot Down Drones

Utah State Senate Bill 210 Would Let Police Shoot Down Drones

A Utah legislator has recently introduced a proposed state law that would allow law enforcement to shoot down drones in certain situations and gives other suggested limits to drone activity. If passed, Senate Bill 210 would firmly establish many limits on the behavior of drones that currently don’t exist at either the federal or state level. As […]

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Police Drone Can Be Hacked Incredibly Easy For As Little as $40

Police Drone Can Be Hacked Incredibly Easy For As Little as $40

A security researcher has reported finding a way to hijack a high-end drone, using parts costing as little as $40 (£29). The expert says it is possible to start the octocopter’s engines, engage auto-takeoff, control its camera and, potentially, crash the machine. He will present his findings at the RSA security conference in San Francisco, and […]

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Police used a drone to track down a missing person

Police used a drone to track down a missing person

Police used a drone to track down a missing person from Nuneaton during the first week of a trial of the technology. Officers in Warwickshire revealed that they were planning to use the technology last October – with a trial planned to gauge public support and value for money. That trial started recently, with drones being deployed to a […]

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