Mexico City Police Department and Cape Announce Drone
Cape-enabled drones will support first response efforts and enhance aerial intelligence in North America's largest city.
REDWOOD CITY, Calif., April 9, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Cape, the leading cloud platform for drone telepresence and data management, and the Mexico City Police Department (SSP CDMX) today announced the launch of its drone deployment program. As part of the program, drones equipped with the Cape Aerial Telepresence platform will be integrated into daily operations to improve aerial intelligence, including supporting security efforts at large public events like rallies, stadium productions, concerts, and other special events. Additionally, drones equipped with Cape Aerial Telepresence will provide emergency response support for local SSP CDMX SWAT operations. The year-long program will focus on increasing operational efficiency and the safety of both SSP CDMX officers and the greater community.
As the capital of Mexico and the most populated city in North America with more than 8.8 million residents, Mexico City is filled with ancient history and culture that attracts millions of tourists every year. With the priority of improving the safety of Mexico City residents and tourists, the program was designed to enable SSP CDMX officers to launch drones throughout the city and teleoperate each drone directly from the command center to...