Drones

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12 High-End Drones Valued At $600,000 Stolen From Corona Manufacturer

Authorities say someone has made off with 12 high-end drones valued at $600,000 from a manufacturer in Riverside County.

11/19/2014

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Civil-Liberties Group: Police Use Counterterrorism Device For Other Criminal Probes

A senior staff attorney for the ACLU says the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) has a mixed record when it comes to transparency about the kinds of surveillance used.

11/12/2014

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AP Exclusive: Drones Patrol Half Of Mexico Border

The U.S. government now patrols nearly half the Mexican border by drones alone in a largely unheralded shift to control desolate stretches where there are no agents, camera towers, ground sensors or fences, and it plans to expand the strategy to the Canadian border.

11/12/2014

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Drone Spotted Near LAX Touches Off Debate About Safety

The FAA told Rachel Kim that more pilots have been reporting sightings of drones in the area.

08/22/2014

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Actor Eloise Mumford Discusses Her Upcoming Film ‘Drones’

Actor Eloise Mumford stopped by KCAL9 Tuesday to tell viewers about her upcoming film “Drones”, which hits theaters June 27.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/24/2014

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Simi Valley Company First To Get FAA Approval For Commercial Drone Flights Over Land

The FAA has granted a Southern California company the first permission for commercial drone flights over land.

06/13/2014

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‘That’s Creepy’: Mayor Says LAPD Drones Won’t Be ‘Flying Over The City…Trying To Find Crime’

Two unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) acquired by the LAPD will remain grounded until lawmakers can establish specific policies governing their use, Mayor Eric Garcetti said Tuesday.

06/11/2014

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Los Angeles Police Get 2 Drone Flyers From Seattle

The Los Angeles Police Department has received a high-tech gift — two drone helicopters.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/30/2014

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Effort To Ban Weaponization Of Drones Advances To Calif. Senate

The state of California is on the verge of enacting some of the strictest standards in the nation concerning the use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), thanks in part to the efforts of two Southern California lawmakers.

01/30/2014

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US Navy Plans Drone Base Near Malibu

The US Navy plans to build a drone base at an airfield in Point Magu, about 15 miles from Malibu.

02/23/2013

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Drones That May Fly ‘Indefinitely’ Can Be Recharged By Lasers

A recently demonstrated breakthrough in technology may help Unmanned-Aerial Systems (UAS), better known as drones, stay airborne for very long periods of time before having to return to Earth.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–07/18/2012

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FAA To Ease Rules For Police Agencies To Fly Unmanned Drones

Surveillance aircraft used by the U.S. military overseas could soon be coming to the skies above Los Angeles County.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–05/15/2012

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