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Use drones to combat illegal dumping says Cheevers

Using drones to identify people carrying out illegal dumping could prove an effective way for the Galway City Council to combat this major problem. This is the view of Fianna Fáil Galway City East councillor, Alan Cheevers, who is calling on the council to invest in drone technology. “I believe …

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Police intensify surveillance of M’sian waters, illegal rout…

CORONAVIRUS | Police have increased control and surveillance of the country’s waters following attempts to bring in undocumented migrants via illegal routes. Disclosing this, Inspector-General of Police Abdul Hamid Bador said some irresponsible parties were trying to smuggle undocumented migrants  into the country by boat during the movement control order …

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Drones used to crack down on illegal fishing

YEPPOON-based fisheries officers will have access to drones as a weapon to combat illegal fishing activity despite initial reports indicating they had been excluded from the technology roll-out. Over the weekend it was reported in some media that drones had been deployed to the Gold Coast, Warwick, Noosa, Hervey Bay, …

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