Oceanside Now Using Drone Killer Technology

Firefighting Aircraft Getty Images

Firefighting Aircraft Getty Images

The Oceanside Police Department is the first in San Diego County to use drone killing technology to ground civilian units that interfere during wildfires and other incidents.

Twice last year, private drones near Oceanside grounded firefighting aircraft, slowing the response to wildfires.

Tom Bussey with the Oceanside Police Department gave KOGO News a rundown of how they would use the new technology.

Tom Bussey Drone Killer Interview - NewsRadio 600 KOGO