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The Sacramento Bee
As drone use spreads, California lawmakers push for controlOne proposed law would prohibit drones from flying above schools, prompted by c
As drone use spreads, California lawmakers push for control
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 8 hours ago
One proposed law would prohibit drones from flying above schools, prompted by concerns that kidnappers or child molesters could obtain images of students. Another would bar their use above prisons, responding to the possibility that they could... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Drone no-fly zone in California will stifle innovation, say industry advocatesIf the bill is signed by Governor Jerry Brown it will create a no-fly zone and
Drone no-fly zone in California will stifle innovation, say industry advocates
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 5 days ago
If the bill is signed by Governor Jerry Brown it will create a no-fly zone and make it a trespass violation for someone to fly an unmanned aircraft or drone over private property below 350ft without the consent of the owner or tenant. SB 142 passed... Read more
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OC Weekly
State Sen. Pat Bates Fights Drones (The Flying Kind)Along with co-authors Sens. Ted Gaines (R-El Dorado), Hannah-Beth Jackson (D-Sa
State Sen. Pat Bates Fights Drones (The Flying Kind)
OC Weekly / Posted 9 days ago
Along with co-authors Sens. Ted Gaines (R-El Dorado), Hannah-Beth Jackson (D-Santa Barbara) and Assemblyman Mike Gatto (D-Glendale), Bates claimed Wednesday SB 167 is necessary to keep drones from causing crashes with emergency vehicles such as... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
California Lawmakers Push for Stricter Drone RestrictionsSACRAMENTO — California lawmakers from both houses met with firefighters and d
California Lawmakers Push for Stricter Drone Restrictions
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 11 days ago
SACRAMENTO — California lawmakers from both houses met with firefighters and drone industry executives Tuesday to weigh some of their options to keep drones out of no-fly zones. Nationally, the Federal Aviation Administration said the number of... Read more
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KCRA 3 Sacramento
Bill to shoot down drones surfaces at state CapitolDrones -- also known as unmanned vehicle systems -- are growing increasingly po
Bill to shoot down drones surfaces at state Capitol
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted 11 days ago
Drones -- also known as unmanned vehicle systems -- are growing increasingly popular and controversial at the same time. Some people find them essential for business, including professional photographer Jeff Hall, who uses his drone to get aerial... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Lawmakers mull drone safety, emergency responseLawmakers on Tuesday will hear from state emergency responders and drone indust
Lawmakers mull drone safety, emergency response
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 11 days ago
Lawmakers on Tuesday will hear from state emergency responders and drone industry representatives on the dangers and potential benefits of flying unmanned aircraft in fires and other emergencies. Firefighters and state legislators have raised... Read more
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Rocklin & Roseville Today
Bill Santucci Memorial Golf Tournament in Roseville September 18thRoseville, CA - This September in Roseville, golfers will tee up at the Sierra
Bill Santucci Memorial Golf Tournament in Roseville September 18th
Rocklin & Roseville Today / Posted 12 days ago
Roseville, CA - This September in Roseville, golfers will tee up at the Sierra View Country Club for the 12th Annual Bill Santucci Memorial Golf Tournament. Each year, the memory of Bill Santucci , a former Placer County Supervisor and former... Read more
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Orange County Register
Proposed California drone legislation at a glanceSACRAMENTO – California lawmakers are considering bills to draw the lines on wh
Proposed California drone legislation at a glance
Orange County Register / Posted 14 days ago
SACRAMENTO – California lawmakers are considering bills to draw the lines on where drones can fly in California skies and what limits they must abide by. The rising popularity of the unmanned aircraft also raises concerns about privacy and unchecked... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
California legislators to eye police push for use of dronesSACRAMENTO, California - California law enforcement agencies are looking to fly
California legislators to eye police push for use of drones
The Record Searchlight / Posted 15 days ago
SACRAMENTO, California - California law enforcement agencies are looking to fly drones as an affordable and efficient way to monitor crime scenes, pursue suspects and search for lost hikers. But the capability of the unmanned aircraft to intrude on... Read more
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KCRA 3 Sacramento
California legislators to eye police push for use of dronesCalifornia law enforcement agencies are looking to fly drones as an affordable
California legislators to eye police push for use of drones
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted 15 days ago
California law enforcement agencies are looking to fly drones as an affordable and efficient way to monitor crime scenes, pursue suspects and search for lost hikers. But the capability of the unmanned aircraft to intrude on private spaces and... Read more
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Orange County Register
California legislators to eye police push for use of dronesSACRAMENTO – California law enforcement agencies are looking to fly drones as a
California legislators to eye police push for use of drones
Orange County Register / Posted 15 days ago
SACRAMENTO – California law enforcement agencies are looking to fly drones as an affordable and efficient way to monitor crime scenes, pursue suspects and search for lost hikers. But the capability of the unmanned aircraft to intrude on private... Read more
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Bakersfield Now
California legislators to eye police push for use of dronesBut the capability of the unmanned aircraft to intrude on private spaces and vi
California legislators to eye police push for use of drones
Bakersfield Now / Posted 15 days ago
But the capability of the unmanned aircraft to intrude on private spaces and videotape people from afar has raised major red flags among privacy advocates. California lawmakers will try to strike a balance between protecting civil liberties and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Fears rise as drone sales take offA camera operator manoeuvres a drone over Palm Beach in Sydney, Australia. US r
Fears rise as drone sales take off
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 17 days ago
A camera operator manoeuvres a drone over Palm Beach in Sydney, Australia. US regulators are concerned about drones' safety and security. Photo / Getty Images Rogue drone operators are rapidly becoming a nuisance in the United States, invading... Read more
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Washington Post
Rogue drones a growing nuisance across the U.S.This public service announcement provided by the U.S. Forest Service shows a po
Rogue drones a growing nuisance across the U.S.
Washington Post / Posted 19 days ago
This public service announcement provided by the U.S. Forest Service shows a poster warning people not to fly drones near wildfires. (Associated Press) Rogue drone operators are rapidly becoming a national nuisance, invading sensitive airspace and... Read more
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Washington Post
How rogue drones are rapidly becoming a national nuisanceThis public service announcement provided by the U.S. Forest Service shows a po
How rogue drones are rapidly becoming a national nuisance
Washington Post / Posted 19 days ago
This public service announcement provided by the U.S. Forest Service shows a poster warning people not to fly drones near wildfires. (Associated Press) Rogue drone operators are rapidly becoming a national nuisance, invading sensitive airspace and... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Drone disruptions could bring fines, jail timeSAN DIEGO - The San Diego County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to support
Drone disruptions could bring fines, jail time
KGTV San Diego / Posted 25 days ago
SAN DIEGO - The San Diego County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to support state and federal legislation that would establish penalties for operators of unmanned aircraft that interfere with firefighting efforts. Under Supervisor Bill Horn's... Read more
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NBC San Diego
SD Supes Support Penalties for Drone UsersSan Diego County supervisors on Tuesday said they support federal legislation t
SD Supes Support Penalties for Drone Users
NBC San Diego / Posted 25 days ago
San Diego County supervisors on Tuesday said they support federal legislation that would penalize those who fly drones near firefighting efforts. The board of supervisors voted unanimously to support state and federal bills in the works that would... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Drone disruptions could bring fines, jail timeSAN DIEGO - The San Diego County Board of Supervisors will consider Tuesday mor
Drone disruptions could bring fines, jail time
KGTV San Diego / Posted 25 days ago
SAN DIEGO - The San Diego County Board of Supervisors will consider Tuesday morning whether to support state and federal legislation that would establish penalties for people whose unmanned aircraft interfere with firefighting efforts. The proposal... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
City to settle with two women groped by former copSAN DIEGO (CNS) - The San Diego County Board of Supervisors will consider Tuesd
City to settle with two women groped by former cop
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 25 days ago
SAN DIEGO (CNS) - The San Diego County Board of Supervisors will consider Tuesday morning whether to support state and federal legislation that would establish penalties for people whose unmanned aircraft interfere with firefighting efforts. The... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Penalties for drones interfering with firefighting effortsSAN DIEGO (CNS) - The San Diego County Board of Supervisors will consider Tuesd
Penalties for drones interfering with firefighting efforts
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 25 days ago
SAN DIEGO (CNS) - The San Diego County Board of Supervisors will consider Tuesday morning whether to support state and federal legislation that would establish penalties for people whose unmanned aircraft interfere with firefighting efforts. The... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Supes To Consider Backing Penalties For Drone Operators Interfering With Firefighting EffortsThe San Diego County Board of Supervisors will consider Tuesday morning whether
Supes To Consider Backing Penalties For Drone Operators Interfering With Firefighting Efforts
KPBS San Diego / Posted 25 days ago
The San Diego County Board of Supervisors will consider Tuesday morning whether to support state and federal legislation that would establish penalties for people whose unmanned aircraft interfere with firefighting efforts. The proposal by... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
$75,000 in rewards offered to catch operators who flew drones above firesSan Bernardino County supervisors unanimously agreed Tuesday to offer $75,000 i
$75,000 in rewards offered to catch operators who flew drones above fires
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 29 days ago
San Bernardino County supervisors unanimously agreed Tuesday to offer $75,000 in rewards for help in tracking down drone operators who interfered with firefighters during three major wildfires this summer. After the unmanned devices were spotted... Read more

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