sUAS (Drones)

sUAS (Drones)

The Office of Emergency Management operates a sUAS - also known as 'Drone' program for public safety.

Some of the aspects of our Public Safety Drone Program include:

- Pilots are certified and licensed with the Federal Aviation Administration to help insure maximum proficiency

- Missions assigned include:

- Search & Rescue for missing persons

- Aerial surveillance for assessment in emergency responses where lives may be in danger 

- Investigation of hazardous materials incidents where the jeopardy of rescuer lives can be more precisely determined

Our fleet of aircraft includes aircraft models:


Yuneec H-520

1200px-DJI_Phantom_4Pro_04-2017_img3_in_flight DJI Phantom IV Pro

DJI Mavic Pro

DJI Mavic