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Feds ban drones over many prisons, Coast Guard facilities

The Federal Aviation Administration has banned drones from operating over 30 federal prisons and Coast Guard facilities around the country. This announcement comes in response to Department of Justice and Department of Homeland Security requests based on concerns that drones could drop items into prisons. The announcement is the latest in the ongoing development of drone policies that will shape their use privately, commercially, and governmentally. 

Source: Feds ban drones over many prisons, Coast Guard facilities – StarTribune.com

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