Research on Capitol Hill

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Tori Bodine, Utah State UniversityFollow


College of Science


Mathematics and Statistics Department

Faculty Mentor

Jeannie Johnson


Law enforcement agencies are fighting a two - pronged battle when it comes to emerging technologies: keeping up with new ways criminals are using technology and developing effective ways to combat these innovations, while balancing these challenges against preserving the individual liberties of law - abiding citizens. This conflict is especially apparent with regard to criminal use of commercial drones and the developing fringe market surrounding homemade untraceable firearms (“ghost guns”).

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