Police Departments Are Starting To Use Drones As First Responders – How Is It Working So Far? Drone technically and use has evolved rapidly. Police departments quickly found uses for the technology and some over recent years have even started using the unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) as first responders in a way. The Santa Monica […]
In this beach town, sometimes the first cop on the scene is a drone When someone calls 911 in Santa Monica, Calif., a drone can respond in as little as 30 seconds and start collecting information before officers arrives By Ken Dilanian
Flying Lion customer Beverly Hills Police Department was featured in a Los Angeles Times article — that an another ‘eye in the sky’ with expanded drone program. Read more here: https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2022-12-29/beverly-hills-police-now-has-an-eye-in-the-sky-with-new-drone-program
Kudos to Beverly Hills Police Department who just released the following video with some highlights of “Hawkeye” – their Drone as First Responder UAS. The BHPD Real Time Watch Center features drones, ALPRs, 24/7 CCTV, and Live911 all used in coordinated operations with our officers on the ground. This video features Hawkeye DFR. We are […]
Flying Lion is grateful for many things this past year:Flying Lion would like to thank our amazing pilot team who take such good care of our customers.Flying Lion would like to thank our partners for providing the systems that enable us to create true value to our customers.Flying Lion would like to thank our customers […]
Our President, Barry Brennan is currently braving a Norwegian snow storm and will be discussing our Drone as First Responders (DFR) operations and operational details at the Unmanned Nordic Conference (UNC 2022) in Kristiansand, Norway. Flying Lion, Inc. (FLI) is honored to be representing the new DRONERESPONDERS / UAS Norway partnership with Lieutenant Abrem Ayana Thank you Anders Martinsen for the invitation!
It has been 2 and one half years since Flying Lion partnered with Chula Vista Police Department to help expand their Drone as First Responder (DFR). Not only did we help expand their World Class DFR program we were able to learn first-hand the best practices of this program and made it Flying Lion’s mission to […]
After securing the proper approvals from the USSS and the FAA, the Beverly Hills and Santa Monica Police Departments are able to operate their Drone as First Responder Programs within the Presidential TFR – Keeping their communities safe.
This cover story discusses the department’s Drone as First Responder (DFR) program… we’re honored to have been involved with RBPD’ drone program since 2015. Jordan Weintraub of Redondo Beach Police contractor Flying Lion, Inc., lifts a $33,000 drone off the top of the former South Bay Hospital Sept. 23, called out to aid in a […]