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Drones, drug bags purchased for sheriff’s department


The DeSoto County Sheriff’s Department is seeking to expand its arsenal of drones for their ongoing public safety efforts.

A purchase order was presented to the DeSoto County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday during their first meeting of July. The department sought the purchase of four drones from Memphis-based Airworks.

The department also requested purchase of Deterra MP Drug Disposal Bags from county supervisors through a state grant.