An article that shows hope that communities can stop the use of drones, but also the dangers from police lack of policies and trustworthiness.

Seattle Dumps Drones Over Privacy Concerns, LAPD Takes Them

Justin King and The Antimedia.org

June 2, 2014

seattledroneThe Seattle Police Department purchased two drones for $82,000 with a federal grant, but after the public condemned their use and the outcry became deafening, the police department scrapped plans to ever use the aircraft. Thumbnail credit: komonews.com
The Los Angeles Police Department overlooked the controversial nature of the drones and accepted them as a gift from Seattle. LAPD has stated they are reviewing the situations in which they will allow drones to be used…read more

The Seattle Police Department purchased two drones for $82,000 with a federal grant, but after the public condemned their use and the outcry became deafening, the police department scrapped plans to ever use the aircraft. Thumbnail credit: komonews.com

The Los Angeles Police Department overlooked the controversial nature of the drones and accepted them as a gift from Seattle. LAPD has stated they are reviewing the situations in which they will allow drones to be used,

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Seattle Dumps Drones over Privacy Concerns, LAPD Takes them – See more at: http://theantimedia.org/seattle-dumps-drones-over-privacy-concerns-lapd-takes-them/#sthash.hIoaZTHs.dpuf

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