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<br />SURPRISE POLICE DEPARTMENT <br /> <br />UNMANNED AERIAL SYSTEM (UAS) PROGRAM OPS-57 <br />EFECTIVE LAST REVISED NEW REVISED CALEA PAGE <br />DATE DATE DATE STANDARDS MET <br />1 of 7 <br />NEW N/A YES <br />11-01-19 <br /> <br /> <br />I. PURPOSE <br /> <br /> The purpose of this policy is to establish guidelines for the use of an unmanned <br />aerial system (UAS) and for the administration of the program to include training <br />of personnel, complaint investigation, auditing and reporting, and storage, <br />retrieval, and dissemination of images and data captured by the UAS. <br /> <br />II. POLICY <br /> <br /> It is the policy of the Surprise Police Department that UAS operations shall <br />comply with all applicable laws and only be performed by trained and authorized <br />personnel. Unmanned aerial systems may be utilized to enhance the <br />D <br />in strict accordance with constitutional and privacy rights, Federal Aviation <br />Administration (FAA) regulations, A.R.S. § 13-3729, Surprise Police Department <br />(Sexpressed specifications and <br />limitations. <br /> <br />III. DEFINITIONS <br /> <br />TERM DEFINITION <br />Digital recordings of images, sounds, and associated data. <br />Digital Media <br />Evidence (DME) <br />The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is the agency of <br />Federal Aviation <br />the United States Department of Transportation <br />Administration <br />responsible for the regulation and oversight of civil aviation <br />(FAA) <br />within the U.S., as well as operation and development of <br />the National Airspace System. Its primary mission is to <br />ensure safety of civil aviation. <br />A crew member who has final authority and responsibility <br />Pilot-in- <br />for the operation and safety of the flight. <br />Command <br />(PIC) <br />A member of the department designated by the chief of <br />Program <br />police responsible for the management of the UAS <br />Coordinator <br />program. <br />A member of the department responsible for ensuring the <br />Security Officer <br />security of the flight crew during UAS operations. <br /> <br /> <br /> <br />