These Eagles Snatch Hostile Drones from the Sky

Wildlife NewsBy Mindy Weisberger, Senior Writer | September 15, 2016 10:42am ET

The newest additions to the Dutch National Police (DNP) are North American "immigrants": bald eagles that are specially trained to take down airborne drones.

The initiative is a first for law enforcement, according to DNP officials. They announced in a statement, released Sept. 13, that the DNP is currently the only police force in the world to include raptors on its roster for drone defense.

Read More: http://www.livescience.com/56109-dutch-police-eagles-take-down-drones.

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