Geary County, Kansas, Law Enforcement Gearing up With Drones

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Geary County, Kansas, Law Enforcement Gearing up With Drones

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.”

Kansas sheriff’s department ready to use drone technology

Geary County Courthouse (Built 1899), Junction City, Kansas

Geary County Courthouse (Built 1899), Junction City, Kansas

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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By |2017-08-31T15:24:09+00:00October 9th, 2015|Drones, First Responder, Police, Search and Rescue|Comments Off on Geary County, Kansas, Law Enforcement Gearing up With Drones

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