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DHS small UAVs not a privacy concern

Testing by the Homeland Security Department of unmanned aerial vehicles under simulated emergency conditions presents few privacy concerns, says the departmental privacy office.

A privacy impact assessment (.pdf) dated Nov. 16 notes that tests ┬áin Ft. Sill, Okla., involve volunteers; the assessment doesn’t address privacy implications that would be created by the actual deployment of small unmanned aerial systems by DHS or local governments.

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