The problem of people flying drones where they are not allowed to is one which is rapidly increasing. In Japan, police have taken to using their own drones with nets to catch the wayward crafts mid-flight.
If you werenâ€™tÂ sure that we are living in the future, here is concrete proof. Most developed countries are now dealing with an issue that didnâ€™t exist just a few years ago. Weâ€™re talking about drones of course. Now that the price of a quadrocopter drone have fallen, nearly anyone can buy one and be flying it in minutes. Police and aviation authorities are struggling to control the situation.
Things have gotten so out of hand in Japan that Tokyo police have started using their own drones with giant nets to literally capture quadrocoptersÂ flying in banned airspace.