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Public Safety and Government

A police officer examines a law enforcement drone.Public Safety Agencies, such as Law Enforcement, are in the best position to deter, detect, and investigate unauthorized or unsafe UAS operations. While drones can serve as a useful tool, these agencies also have an important role in protecting the public from unsafe and unauthorized drone operations. This information will help law enforcement and public safety professionals understand safe drone operations and their authority.

Operate a Drone, Start a Drone Program

Understand Your Authority: Handling Sightings and Reports

Access Our Public Safety Toolkit

FAA Contacts for Law Enforcement

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