The New York City Police Department (NYPD) has announced they have an arsenal of 14 drones they will use to help monitor the city. The drones will operate under the Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) program.

NYPD says licensed NYPD officers of the Technical Assistance Response Unit (TARU) will operate the drones under a range of scenarios including search and rescue missions, accessing crime scenes or investigating hazardous material incidents.

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