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Lost and Found: Derrick Woods Uses Drone to Rescue Missing Special-Needs Teenager

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Swift thinking and expert use of a drone led to a successful rescue on a cold night in December 2023. We are so proud of Derrick Woods, CTAS Criminal Justice Consultant, for his work in locating the missing special-needs teenager. 

The work both he and Kim Raia, CTAS Environmental Consultant, are doing with drones is changing the way counties do certain important tasks -- all to help counties better serve their citizens.

Read the full article from Our Tennessee.