08/07/2012

Police, fire depts. testing drones for local use

Law enforcement is getting more grant money for drones, but FAA restrictions keep them grounded

Times Record News

WASHINGTON — On a chaparral-covered hillside 40 miles north of Los Angeles in June 2010, researchers from the Department of Homeland Security hid a device the size of a pack of cigarettes that emitted a safe pulse of low-grade radiation.