CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE PLACER COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE
Most recently, the Sheriff’s Council purchased all of the equipment for the Sheriff’s UAS (Unmanned Aircraft System) program.
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Recent Contribution Activity
Unmanned Aircraft System UAS (Drones) - Drone systems purchased and training to get pilots FAA certified. Drones Purchased: One DJI Matrice 210, One Parrot Anfi, Nine DJI Matic 2 Enterprise Duals, One DJI Air 2 with more coming as well as additional support equipment such as a Command Vehicle to be purchased for the UAS Program. The above video only partially demonstrates the capabilities of the drones with respect to clarity and range of the optics.
1959 Ford Fairlaine 500 - Above images from left to right represent a 1959 Ford Fairlaine 500 that was located on eBay and donated by the Council in 2019. A photo of the then Sheriff in 1960 at the Squaw Valley Winter Olympics. The resulting efforts of Fleet Services at PCSO and Sheriff Bell recreating the historic photo! Used for parades and other community outreach activities.
Shields for SROs - Purchase of hand held ballistic shields used to protect School Resource Officers from an armed subject at a school or for building search, hostage rescue or a high risk traffic stop.
Rifles for Patrol Deputies - Daniel Defense, 223 Caliber, allows Deputies to engage from a further distance, equipped with EO tech sites.
Rifles for Honor Guard - Henry Rifle, Lever Action, 45-70 Caliber with Stocks engraved with our Honor Guard logo. Used for ceremonial purposes, such as funerals, or escorting the national flag. These Rifles also made our Honor Guard the first in the State to use Lever Action Rifles.
Tasers - The Council effectively launched the less lethal taser platform for Patrol Deputies by purchasing tasers which are a less lethal neuro muscular inhibitor device.
Shields for Patrol Deputies - Hand held ballistic shields used to protect Deputies from an armed subject, or for a building search, hostage rescue, or a high risk traffic stop.
Pepper Ball Launchers - Helped launch our first less lethal Pepper ball Launchers.