Everybody loves to hate ’em (I’m talking about drones, not the LAPD… oh, wait) and now they’re going to be a new tool in the LAPD’s arsenal. The LATimes has the lowdown…
LAPD becomes nation’s largest police department to test drones after oversight panel signs off on controversial program

After months of often-heated debate, a civilian oversight panel Tuesday signed off on a yearlong test of drones by the Los Angeles Police Department, which will become the largest police department in the nation to deploy the controversial technology.