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Portsmouth, OH Residents Don't All Favor Drone Surveillance

It turns out that not all residents of Portsmouth, Ohio, are in favor of police surveillance drones flying over their property.

Fans of science fiction author Larry Niven may recall the copseyes in his short story Cloak of Anarchy:

Twice the usual number of copseyes floated overhead, waiting. Gold dots against blue, basketball-sized, twelve feet up. Each a television eye and a sonic stunner, each a hookup to police headquarters, they were there to enforce the law of the Park..

It turns out that not all users of the park were in favor of police surveillance drones:

I asked. "Where did you get the rocks?"

"Rocks? Oh, we found a place where the center divider shows though. We knocked off some chunks of concrete." Ron looked down the length of the park just as a kid bounced a missile off a golden ball. " They got one! Come on!"

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