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Drones as an urban counter-terrorism tactic

Crowded urban environment acts of terror most frequently occur in just two dimensions: on the ground. There is an opportunity for a three-dimensional police interdiction. The employment of police force multiplier RPVs (remotely piloted vehicles or drones) seizes the initiative from any adversary and provides an incident commander a multi-dimensional global perspective of the incident.

Waterloo drone maker Aeryon Labs rises above

Aeryon Labs Inc. says it is trusted by military, public safety and energy customers around the world for small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (sUAS) and end-to-end solutions that deliver life and resource saving, actionable aerial intelligence.

O.W.L. (Observation Without Limits) hunting for drones

As unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), or drones, become more popular and sophisticated, so does the demand for drone detection solutions in the security industry.
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VIDEO: We use UASs in public safety — not “drones,” says Colin Giles

The OPP’s Colin Giles stole the show at Blue Line Expo on May 3, 2018, with his talk on unmanned aerial systems (UASs) and the role they play in collision reconstruction as well as search and rescue endeavours. » Read more...

How do you extract forensic data from an aerial drone? Very carefully

Drones have been spotted flying drugs, cell phones and other contraband over prison walls, and in several cases, drug traffickers have used drones to ferry narcotics across the border. If those drones are captured, investigators will try to extract data from them that might point to a suspect. But there are many types of drones, each with its own quirks, and that can make data extraction tricky. » Read more...

Law enforcement agencies turning to drones to fight crime

The number of public safety agencies with drones has more than doubled since the end of 2016, according to data collected by the Center for the Study of the Drone at New York’s Bard College. » Read more...

Using drones to remotely watch inmates

After spending years fighting to keep drones from flying over prisons, South Carolina corrections officials unveiled plans to use the small unmanned aircraft to keep a remote eye on inmates, an effort they said is the first of its kind in the United States. » Read more...

Canadian Association of Police Educators Conference

Date: June 25-29, 2018
Location: Chilliwack, B.C.
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Can-Am Police-Fire Games 2018

Date: June 25-July1, 2018
Location: Ozarks, Mo.
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FBI NAA 54th Annual Training Conference

Date: July 21-24, 2018
Location: Quebec City, Quebec
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