The State of Florida Legislature has included a $25 million drone replacement grant program into the FY 2023-24 state budget. The program shall provide funds to law enforcement agencies that turn in drones that are not in compliance with this section. The Department of Law Enforcement shall provide drones received through the drone grant replacement program to the Florida Center for Cybersecurity within the University of South Florida. The Department of Law Enforcement is authorized, and all conditions are deemed met, to adopt emergency rules under s. 120.54(4), Florida Statutes, for the purpose of implementing the drone replacement grant program. BRINC can help your agency navigate the recent security requirements and secure grant funding, contact us to have a BRINC representative reach out.
Feb 20 2023