Become a fan of Slashdot on Facebook


Forgot your password?
Slashdot Deals: Deal of the Day - 6 month subscription of Pandora One at 46% off. ×

Submission + - Aussie Police Consider Using Automated Spy Drones (

beaverdownunder writes: Police in the Australian state of Victoria have confirmed that they are investigating employing unmanned drones in the war against crime, following the lead of law enforcement agencies in the United States, set to begin using drones as of tomorrow.

This revelations has alarmed Australian civil libertarians, who fear that in a country with no constitutionally-protected civil rights, people could be surveilled for political reasons.

This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Aussie Police Consider Using Automated Spy Drones

Comments Filter:

To do two things at once is to do neither. -- Publilius Syrus