Police say the technology could make their jobs safer but civil libertarians fear drones could lead to grave invasions of people’s privacy. Police will not specify what roles drones would have in the force, but it is believed they could be used in surveillance and during car chases. In a written statement, Victoria Police described the technology as rapidly evolving and said anything that could provide more effective and safer policing is worth assessing.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: