San Francisco police consider letting robots use ‘deadly force’

The San Francisco Police Department submitted a proposal that would give robots the ability to use deadly force in dangerous situations. A remote-controlled robot used to disarm bombs. ARNO BURGI/DPA/AFP via Getty Images The San Francisco Police Department is proposing a new policy that would give robots the license to kill, as reported earlier by Mission Local (via Engadget). The draft policy, which outlines how the SFPD can use military-style weapons, … Continue reading San Francisco police consider letting robots use ‘deadly force’