Incident
Date
Location
Sector
Source

A police drone that was seized by Bougainville fishermen at a common border will be returned to the Solomon Islands as soon as it is retrieved from fishermen in Bougainville.

March 2, 2021
Solomon Islands
Border Patrol

Maritime

Iran-backed Houthi rebels claimed responsibility for drone attacks against Saudi Arabia. The group launched 15 bomb-laden drones, nine of which targeted Saudi capital Riyadh.

March 1, 2021
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Border Patrol

Homeland Security

A man has been accused of using a drone to look into homes and filming occupants.

February 28, 2021
Montrose, British Columbia
Law Enforcement

A young man allegedly used his kite to down a police drone deployed to monitor the kite-flying ban in Rawalpindi. The incident was captured in a viral video.

February 26, 2021
Rawalpindi, Pakistan
Law Enforcement

Police have urged a drone operator to stop flying over the site where a body has been found in Bedworth.

February 25, 2021
Bedworth, UK
Law Enforcement

A paraglider was hit by a drone while 100 meters in the air. He managed to land safely. It was New Zealand’s first conviction for a crash between a drone and a manned aircraft.

February 24, 2021
South Auckland, New Zealand
Not applicable

Militants of the Jabhat al-Nusra group struck the Idlib checkpoint in Syria with a handmade unmanned aerial vehicle.

February 24, 2021
Idlib, Syria
Military & Special Forces

Border Patrol

Droneport, a regional airport in Belgium, is set to become the first in that country, and possibly in Europe, to use autonomous drones for security inspection, pending regulatory approval.

February 23, 2021
Belgium
Airports

A light-rail train in Southwest China's Chongqing was struck by a low-flying drone thought to have been shooting the nearby scenic view. A video showed an approaching drone hitting the roof of the train with a loud bang.

February 23, 2021
Chongqing, China
Not Applicable

Police are looking for information after a drone flew over a local school, while students were out for recess, twice in one day. The second time the drone was spotted, the teaching staff became concerned and brought the children inside.

February 23, 2021
Ontario, Canada
Law Enforcement

The Berlin justice administration seeks a counter-drone solution for its prisons.

February 22, 2021
Berlin, Germany
Prisons
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