NYC Lawmakers Pushing To Overturn 1948 Law, Allow Drones To Do Building InspectionsCity officials are backing a plan to allow drones to inspect buildings. The move comes after an architect was tragically killed last week by falling facade from a building in Midtown.
NYPD To Deploy Drone Technology To Keep City Safe On Fourth Of July“We can't have a cop in every location but we could fly the drone to see what's going on,” the NYPD’s Frank DiGiacomo said.
New Generation Of Drones Can Go Under Water And Quietly Flap Like BirdsThe flapping drone can fly for much longer than traditional 30-minute helicopter drones.
Long Island Man Arrested For Shooting Down Drone That Looks For Missing DogsA high-tech search for a missing dog led to gunfire on Long Island on Sunday.
FAA investigating Drone Scare That Grounded Flights At Newark AirportSources tell CBS2 those responsible could face charges and up to $15,000 in fines.
Drone Sightings, Near-Miss With Plane Spark Delays At Newark AirportThe sources say the drones were were seen flying at 3,500 feet over Teterboro Airport, less than 20 miles from Newark Airport.
Thousands Ring In 2019 From Rain-Soaked Times Square SpectacularThe confetti and ball drop have been tested and security is in place as Times Square counts down to 2019.
Police Ready With New Tech To Keep New Year's Eve Celebrations SafeNew levels of security are being added to Times Square to protect over a million people that police expect to celebrate the New Year’s Eve ball drop Monday night.
NYPD Launches New Fleet Of Aerial DronesThe New York Police Department announced Tuesday the launch a new fleet of aerial drones to enhance investigation and feed live video back to officers and commanders around active crime scenes.
IBM Wants To Make Coffee-Delivering Drones That Monitor You At WorkIBM has filed an application with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for their idea of a camera-equipped drone that hovers over you, watching your pupil dilation and facial expressions to judge if you need more coffee.
Google Employees Demand Company Stop Work On U.S. Military ProjectOver 3,000 employees at Google have signed an open letter to the company's leadership urging them to drop out of the Pentagon's project to equip drones with artificial intelligence.
Debate Rages Over Proposal To Allow Weaponized Drones For Police In ConnecticutA debate is raging over police departments deploying weaponized drones as a crime-fighting tool.
Bill Would Allow Connecticut Police To Put Deadly Weapons On DronesThe state legislature's Judiciary Committee approved the bill Wednesday and sent it to the House of Representatives.
$85,000 Drones Will Soon Help FDNY Battle Major FiresDrones will soon be taking to the skies to help New York City firefighters battle major fires and emergencies.
Bergen County Becomes First N.J. County To Use Emergency Response DronesBergen County has become the first county in New Jersey to use drones in law enforcement.