Minnesota Statute Section 626.19 and amended Minnesota Statute Section 13.82 established guidelines for the use of “Unmanned Aerial Vehicle” or “UAV” (commonly known as a drone) and all the storage, retrieval and dissemination of images and data captured by the UAV. The Scott County Sheriff’s Office is in the process of developing a UAV program. Pursuant to the statute, the Scott County Sheriff’s Office is providing an opportunity for public comment in various formats.
These comments must be accepted electronically or by mail, as well as at a public meeting. The Sheriff’s Office Unmanned Aerial System policy is posted here https://www.co.scott.mn.us/1988/Policies
The following are opportunities to submit comments:
Scott County Sheriff’s Office
301 Fuller St. S.
Shakopee, MN 55379
County Board Meeting
April 6, 2021 at 9:00am
Government Center (County Boardroom)
200 Fourth Avenue West
Shakopee, MN 55378
All public comments must be received on or before April 15, 2021 to be considered prior to finalization of the Unmanned Aerial System policy