Suspected deer poachers caught by thermal drone camera

October 23, 2018

Police used a drone’s heat-detecting camera to catch a group of suspected deer poachers late on Friday night.

The arrest was made possible with thermal imaging technology, which allowed officers to spot suspects hiding in their car in a woodland near Beckingham, Nottinghamshire.

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In footage of the arrest by Lincolnshire Police, an officer circles around a set of trees with a police dog before being joined by two colleagues.

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