Follow us:

The Today File

Your guide to the latest news from around the Northwest

Topic: drone

You are viewing the most recent posts on this topic.

July 24, 2014 at 3:58 PM

SPD: Reports of drone strike on Space Needle greatly exaggerated

To paraphrase Mark Twain, reports of a drone strike on the Space Needle were greatly exaggerated. On Tuesday evening, several guests at the Space Needle reported seeing a small drone buzz the top of the landmark and possibly crash into an observation deck window, Seattle police said. The witnesses said they then saw the camera-equipped drone…


Comments | More in The Blotter | Topics: drone, Seattle Police Department, Space Needle

June 23, 2014 at 1:33 PM

Did Peeping Toms use drone to spy on Seattle woman?

Have Peeping Toms gone high-tech? Seattle police are investigating a report that an unmanned aerial drone was used to peer into a woman’s downtown Seattle apartment. The woman told police she was looking out the window of her apartment near Terry Avenue and Stewart Street around 7:45 a.m. Sunday when she saw a drone hovering outside her building. The woman reported the incident to the building’s…


Comments | More in The Blotter | Topics: drone, peeping Tom, Seattle Police Department