An Israeli based company and its Brooklyn partner want to fight NYC crime with the help of drones.
Israel’s Blue White Robotics, and Brooklyn’s EasyAerial were two companies featured in the “NY + Israel = Safer, Smarter Cities” event
The companies expressed excitement in talking to NYC Mayor about the implementation of Drones in NYC in high crime areas. The company stated that already have had 6 contracts with the US Air Force, Their drones are being used by US Customs and Border protection, as well as the Israeli Defense force. Source: https://www.timesofisrael.com/can-drones-make-nyc-safer-israeli-company-brooklyn-partner-pitch-idea-to-mayor/