Originally Posted by DblBarrelJ
I'm no drone expert but this sounds a bit fanciful.
I'll go along with "incapacitate" but I'm skeptical of your "monitor all citizens all the time" idea.
Well that's the thing, as I said earlier, this data is already "out there", they just need a way to store and sort it to make it meaningful. Drones would add nearly zero capability for the government to "monitor all citizens all the time" beyond what they already have.