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This is a media curation page for the PIRatE Lab's AARR Program.  We are developing practical, low cost programs to monitor resources in our coastal zone (the land near the ocean and the ocean near the land) with Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs aka "drones") overhead and subtidal Remotely Operated Vehicles (ROVs) .  Enjoy!!  
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EmNTSB Calabasas, CA Helicopter Crash B-Roll

Drone-based mapping of the Kobe Bryant helicopter crash site.
PIRatE Labs insight:
Drone-based mapping has become standard issue for most advanced crime scene investigations and post-disaster assessments, particularly when time-sensitivity is an issue.
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Police Drone Finds Fugitive Who's Been Living in a Cave for 17 Years

Police Drone Finds Fugitive Who's Been Living in a Cave for 17 Years | Remotely Piloted Systems | Scoop.it
The escapee lived in the wilderness so long he lost some ability to communicate.
PIRatE Labs insight:
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PA Drone Case Could Be Landmark Testing FAA Control

PA Drone Case Could Be Landmark Testing FAA Control | Remotely Piloted Systems | Scoop.it
A court case involving local authorities, a drone enthusiast and his neighbor could set a precedent for how local law enforcement deals with drones.
Tyler Kacereks insight:
A drone user is being sued by by an ex police officer and current police dog trainer.  The allegations against the drone enthusiast are for taunting and causing kenneled dogs to cause harm to each other.
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For first time, Oxnard police use drone to catch suspect

For first time, Oxnard police use drone to catch suspect | Remotely Piloted Systems | Scoop.it
During its first time in action, an Oxnard police drone helped capture a suspect hiding in a backyard this week, authorities said.
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Drones are now a permanent part of the LAPD's arsenal

Drones are now a permanent part of the LAPD's arsenal | Remotely Piloted Systems | Scoop.it
Drones became a permanent part of the Los Angeles Police Department’s crimefighting arsenal on Tuesday, despite opposition from privacy advocates who fear the remote-controlled aircraft will be used to spy on people.
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