In Geary County, Kansas, law enforcement is gearing up to become one of the first in the state to use drones. As more law enforcement agencies realize how useful drones are, stories like the one below will become ever more common. Drones can be used not only for search and rescue purposes but also for video/photo evidence collection.
Law enforcement authorities in Geary County are set to become one of the first in the state to use drone technology.
Geary County Sheriff Tony Wolf said his department has acquired a civilian model drone, and another more advanced model drone is being acquired from a company in Colorado.
“What we’re planning on doing with these drones are using these mostly right now for search and rescue.”
About Geary County, Kansas
Geary County is a county located in the U.S. state of Kansas. As of the 2010 census, the county population was 34,362. Its county seat and most populous city is Junction City. The county is named in honor of Governor John W. Geary.
Geary County comprises the Junction City, KS Micropolitan Statistical Area, which is included in the Manhattan-Junction City, KS Combined Statistical Area.
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