NY State Police To Deploy Aerial Drones Across State

Cops and rotors New York State Police are deploying their first-ever aerial drones

The aerial drones can also be used in risky situations and environments, including natural disasters, keeping State Troopers out of harm's way.

Drones can be used to document and help reconstruct serious motor vehicle crashes in less time than with current methods, resulting in shorter road closures, thereby decreasing the impact on motorists.

Gov. Andrew Cuomo calls the drones state-of-the-art technology and said they will improve the state police's ability to respond to situations quickly and effectively.

The drones are meant to give the State Police more flexibility and efficiency, reducing response times and making operations safer, more efficient and cost-effective.

By April 2018, there will be 14 more drones deployed throughout the state.

Sol Capital Management Co Holding In Teva Pharmaceutical Industries (TEVA) Was Boosted; Ellington Management Group Lowered Holding in Sociedad Quimica Minera De C (SQM) as Valuation Rose
Sociedad QuÃmica y Minera de Chile S.A. (NYSE:SQM) has risen 69.80% since January 13, 2017 and is uptrending. New York-based Jane Street Gp Ltd has invested 0% in Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN). (NYSE:SEAS).

Plane skids off runway on Black Sea coast in Turkey
Photographs from the scene showed the plane , which departed from the Turkish capital of Ankara on Saturday evening, stuck in the frozen mud.

Hospitals struggle to keep pace as flu outbreak peaks
This strain can be particularly hard on the very young, people over age 65, or those with existing medical conditions. Reports of "widespread" flu activity in Iowa got confirmation from one national pharmacy chain's latest "Flu Index".

State police in Onondaga County will be among the first in NY to utilize drones to support law enforcement missions, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Wednesday.

"The aerial drone systems we are deploying bring substantial benefits to our troopers in the field and are representative of our ongoing efforts to provide the tools they need to deliver outstanding service to the public".

The New York State Trooper Foundation, which was established to advance training protocols and public services by forging partnerships between State Police and private industry, is donating 16 of the aerial drone systems to the UAS program.

Members of state police who will operate this technology will be FAA certified and will have 32 hours of hands-on training. The state Department of Environmental Conservation has a 22-drone fleet that they use for a variety of purposes, including evaluating eroded coastline on Lake Ontario a year ago.

Additionally, all footage obtained by these drones will be deleted after 30 days as long as it doesn't serve any law enforcement purposes.

Related:

  • Woman struck by Brightline train identified

    Woman struck by Brightline train identified

    Michael Hicks, a spokesman for Brightline, released a statement saying the company was cooperating with local authorities. Officers say the train was traveling north on the Florida East Coast Railway at the time it struck and killed the woman.
    India bowl out South Africa for 335 (Lunch report)

    India bowl out South Africa for 335 (Lunch report)

    Amla survived a chance down the legside off Ishant Sharma with Patel getting both gloves to the ball but spilling the chance. The shot from Elgar hit Murali Vijay in the mid-riff and lodged there, with the fielder acting quickly enough to catch it.
    Logan Paul's punishment: Yahoo Newsroom readers react

    Logan Paul's punishment: Yahoo Newsroom readers react

    It has yet to be determined if Japanese police will move forward with pressing charges against the disgraced YouTuber. The problem is that Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, and Google were not built to be media companies.
  • Chevron Corporation (CVX) Just Reaches 52-Week High?

    The stock has a market capitalization of $253,760.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 38.95, a PEG ratio of 2.96 and a beta of 1.21. Gateway Advisory Limited Liability holds 0.67% or 19,126 shares in its portfolio. (NASDAQ:PCLN) for 12,517 shares. (NYSE:GWW).

    Brookmont Capital Management Cuts Holdings in United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS)

    Advent Capital Mngmt De owns 63,600 shares or 0.14% of their United States portfolio. (NYSE:ABBV) for 8,423 shares. United Parcel Service has a 12 month low of $102.12 and a 12 month high of $134.33. (NYSE:UPS) for 25,364 shares.
    Pep wins record fourth Manager of the Month award

    Pep wins record fourth Manager of the Month award

    The 36-year-old has vowed to give his best, however, telling fans that he was back to normal and training again, late last year. The future star said: "My favourite team is Liverpool ".
  • Conte unconcerned by Mourinho's 'contempt' comment as feud finally fizzles out

    Conte unconcerned by Mourinho's 'contempt' comment as feud finally fizzles out

    Leicester dominated the first half, with Jamie Vardy and Riyad Mahrez on scintillating form this afternoon at Stamford Bridge. Antonio Conte was subjected to jeers after he opted to substitute Eden Hazard for the tenth time this season.
    Four local high schools achieve 90 percent or higher graduation rates

    Four local high schools achieve 90 percent or higher graduation rates

    EACS was down similarly in 2017, with a graduation rate of 91.36 percent at its high schools and non-waiver rate of 81.11 percent. PikeView, Montcalm, James Monroe and River View high schools are among the schools with a graduation rate of 90 percent or more .
    Eagles embrace underdog role, beat Falcons

    Eagles embrace underdog role, beat Falcons

    They rank in the top half of the league in rushing yards and attempts, with 39 rush attempts just last week. He was under center the last time the Eagles reached the playoffs, which was the 2013 Wild Card round.
  • Donald Trump keeps Iran nuclear deal alive by waiving economic sanctions

    Donald Trump keeps Iran nuclear deal alive by waiving economic sanctions

    There are few Obama-era iniatitives that President Trump has denounced as vociferously as the 2015 Iran nuclear agreement . Implementation of the deal hasn't been derailed, but will face some new complicating factors, said the minister.
    Alexis Sanchez should join Manchester United on one condition - Paul Merson

    Alexis Sanchez should join Manchester United on one condition - Paul Merson

    According to the Express , Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho believes Ozil is "desperate" to join the Red Devils. Reports in Italy and England suggest United are ready to hijack any Manchester City move for Sanchez.
    EPL: Harry Kane becomes Tottenham's record Premier League goal scorer

    EPL: Harry Kane becomes Tottenham's record Premier League goal scorer

    The result was also Sam Allardyce's 19th Premier League defeat by four or more goals - the most of any manager in the competition. Everton also have some key injuries in defence, which may make things even harder against the likes of Harry Kane and Dele Alli .

Comments

Latest news

African Countries Demand President Trump Apology Over 'Shithole' Comment
Many of Nixon's comments only came to light years later, following the release of tapes from his White House years. Of course, "The Trump Show" being "The Trump Show", that effectively happened last week , with Stephen K.

Narendra Modi greets nation on Makar Sankranti, Pongal, Lohri
Another legend says that the Sun god forgave his son Shani for a transgression and Shani then visited him on Makar Sankranti . And PM Narendra Modi extended his greetings to the people on the occasion of Makar Sakranti, Pongal, Magh Bihu and Uttarayan.

After federal court order, Trump admin resumes accepting DACA renewals
This week the administration provided lawmakers with a DHS document with more information about each of its priorities. For that, he has his critics. "It's really hard to have your family separated", Azua said.

Orange County commissioner condemns Trump's Haiti remarks
He also denied saying "anything derogatory about Haitians other than that Haiti is, obviously, a very poor and troubled country". Trump's alleged comments were met with condemnation from the United Nations.

DARK SOULS REMASTERED is Coming to Nintendo Switch
Take a look at 22 of the biggest and best looking new games coming to PS4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch in 2018 and beyond. With the details Bandai Namco has released so far, players can look forward to a completely enhanced version of the game.

Chrissy Teigen slams Seal over meme targeting Oprah Winfrey
DeMille award, Winfrey proclaimed, "I want all the girls watching to know a new day is on the horizon". The musician posted a meme in which Oprah can be seen kissing Harvey Weinstein on the cheek.

Senator Tina smith back in MN after 1st week in Washington DC
Now she is involved in shoring up support within her state and part for the 2018 run. Tina Smith (D-MN) is now the junior senator from Minnesota.

Antonio Conte: I tried to sign Alexis Sanchez
With the north Londoners occupying 6th position in the league, without Sanchez's goals things would look a lot worse. So they want a combination of the two that big clubs can give them.

Sane admits snubbing Klopp and Liverpool for Man City move
They've scored nine in their last three home games against Premier League opposition, beating Swansea, Leicester, and Everton . Tueart, a former City player and director, said: "I see him at the club long-term - for the rest of his career effectively".

Trier leads late flurry to lift Arizona past OSU
Stephen Thompson Jr. scored 21 points for the Beavers (10-7, 2-3), matching his career best with five threes (in 10 attempts). The Wildcats shot 53 percent from the field to beat the team that ended their 49-game home-court winning streak a year ago.

Prepare To Die On The Go, Dark Souls: Remastered Heads To Switch
Additionally, it will have soundtracks for each of the games, knight and bonfire bookends, an encyclopedia, and a special art set. And that's what makes it so riveting. "How unbelievable that such a awful place could be so inviting".

Trump stops imposition of nuke sanctions vs Iran
Trump signed a waiver keeping the USA sanctions that would scuttle the deal suspended for another 120 days. Under the accord, Iran slowed its nuclear programme in exchange for an easing of global economic sanctions.

AD Beadell Investment Counsel Inc. Trims Position in Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO)
Since August 23, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 7 insider sales for $23.51 million activity. ( NASDAQ : CSCO ) shares. The stock has "Buy" rating by Cantor Fitzgerald on Tuesday, September 19. ( NASDAQ : CSCO ) rating on Thursday, August 18.

Rafa Benitez reacts to Jonjo Shelvey's handshake snub at Newcastle
That Newcastle scrambled a point in a game they should have won but could have lost was down to an unlikely hero. "This is not a decisive game, but we must progress and be competitive".

Trump Says He Would Beat Oprah In The US Presidency Run
Winfrey's powerful speech raised speculation that she may be considering a presidential run in 2020. By the end of it, most , if not, all of the attendees of the awards ceremony were on their feet.

Other news