Drone Helping with Local Crime Fighting
Last updated 4/15/2021 at 10:55am
Collaboration between different city departments is a daily occurrence at Lake Wales City Hall.
But one of the more unique partnerships help show the good side of Lake Wales and is an important tool in putting bad guys behind bars.
A city police drone is one of the latest tool's in the department's crime fighting tool kit. But part of the purchase price was covered by the Lake Wales Community Redevelopment Agency, which uses the drone to provide aerial video of projects like the recently completed Lincoln Avenue mural project.
"We can use it to track criminals running from a store. We've ac...