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What are your thoughts of this? Have you heard about it?  Bad news if you ask me...

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There've been news/traffic helicopters up there for decades.

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ETA: Far cheaper than trying to install a physical camera setup covering all the roadways that would be better served with traffic monitoring. and FAR cheaper than helicopters which cost a fortune per hour of airtime to operate.
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So why use drones....

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Be a good way to spot moonshine and marijuana production.
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They're keeping an eye on the assault rifle owners.
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Welcome to the surveillance state.

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