RoboteX In the News

Madisonville City Council Approves Police Robot Grant Application – SurfKY News –  May 2018

The newest guy on the force? A tactical robot. – The Washington Post – April 2017

Woman freed after police end armed standoff with man in southeast Fresno – The Fresno Bee – October 2016

A look inside the LA Sheriff’s Special Enforcement Bureau – Fox 11 – September 2016

Details emerge about Houston gunman – – September 2016

BCPD receives equipment grant from Firehouse Subs – The Shreveport Times – April 2016

Tactical Robot Donated to BCPD By Firehouse Subs – News Radio 710 KEEL – April 2016

Body of missing woman found in boyfriend’s closet after St. Pete standoff – News Channel 8 – March 2016

St. Petersburg police: Inmate missing since Sunday found dead in murder-suicide – Tampa Bay Times – March 2016

Robot helps end East Madison standoff–366351671.html – NBC 15 – January 2016

Two dead in Bolton murder-suicide – Poststar – November 2015

18 Hours And Counting: Deputies In Long Standoff With Armed Woman At Woodland Hills Mobile Home Park  – CBS Los Angeles – May 2015

Armed woman in Topanga mobile home refuses to surrender – ABC7 Los Angeles – May 2015

Behind The Scenes Look at the Robot Police Say They Use to Save Lives – NBC Right Now – May 2015

Prosecutor: Fatal shooting of Deming man by SWAT team was justified – The Bellingham Herald – April 2015

The Dayton police department has a brand new robot that it can utilize in dangerous situations. – ABC 22 – February 2015

Dayton police SWAT unveils tactical robot – Dayton Daily News – February 2015

Kuna Woman Arrested After Standoff with Police – Kuna Melba News – January 2015

Homicide suspect in custody after SWAT surrounds Westside home – Indy Star – January 2015

Fire ends standoff that included SWAT, robot in N. Calif. – Reno Gazette Journal – January 2015

New DPD SWAT robot will save lives, officials say – WHIO – December 2014

N.J. police explain robot technology used at standoffs, barricades – South Jersey Times – October 2014

Liverpool siege as three hostages allegedly held at gunpoint inside George St brothel: Three men taken for questioning – The Daily Telegraph – October 2014

Sheriff asks county to approve police robot – – September 2014

Man Suspected Of Shooting Deputy In Lynwood Fatally Shot After Standoff – CBS Los Angeles – August 2014

Technology and K-9 – A Combination for Success – Law Officer – August 2014

Hayward:  SWAT Situation – –  July 2014

Texarkana, TX SWAT has new crime fighting ‘officer’ –  KSLA – May 7, 2014

Sheriff’s Robot Team Makes Strides – Washington County Sheriff’s Office News – April 2014

Boston police detonate 2 backpacks left at marathon finish line– – April 15, 2014

Police seize gun and ammunition after east London standoff suspect arrested – – April 9, 2014

Police robot put into service – The Porterville Recorder by Rick Elkins- February 18, 2014

San Juan PD enlists small robot for SWAT duty – The Monitor – December 3, 2013

Akron police unveil their newest crime-fighting tool – Beacon Journal Staff Report- November 15, 2012

For SWAT team, zippy robot has already shown its worth -The Herald of Everett, Washington by Rikki King- June 18, 2012

Man Arrested Following 4-Hour Standoff in Sparks – KOLO 8- June 07, 2012

Akron buying robot for use by local law enforcement -Beacon Journal by Stephanie Warsmit- June 4, 2012

Husband held in wife’s death in Woodville -Porterville Recorder by Rick Elkins- May 23, 2012

Marysville police use robot to end standoff -The Herald of Everett by Rikki King- May 22, 2012

Police, SWAT team, hostage negotiators respond to suicide threat– Ocean City Gazette by Cindy Nevitt- February 21, 201

Mendocino Public Safety Foundation makes initial grants for bloodhound and robot -Willits News- February 8, 2012

Council approves purchase of police robot -Ukiah Daily Journal by Justine Frederiksen- February 2, 2012

Council briefs: GPD asks for grant for robot -The Gilroy Dispatch- October 14, 2011

Soldier in custody after incident in Evans Mills -Your News Now- May 7, 2011

Body of Mountain View man found in garage -Mountain View Voice by Nick Veronin- December 7, 2010

Avatar robots to the rescue – St. Olaf College News by Mara Kumagai Fink- September 28, 2010

Police robot seeks out the bad guys -Homeland Security News Wire- August 31, 2010

Gadgets Fight Crime -The Sun by Lori Consalvo- August 28, 2010

Fontana SWAT standoff ends after three hours -Press-Telegraph by by Melissa Pinion-Whitt and Lori Consalvo- August 15, 2010

Man arrested following Pittsburg standoff – Contra Costa Times by Paul Burgarino- January 11, 2010