Public Safety

Olivia Reingold / Yellowstone Public Radio

The U.S. Department of Justice announced it’s awarding four tribal governments in Montana a collective $2.9 million to improve public safety efforts.

Bozeman Police Sgt. Travis Munter brought his personal drone to the public event at the Bozeman Public Library July 2, 2019.
Rachel Cramer / Yellowstone Public Radio

A private donor is offering to help the Bozeman Police and Fire Departments buy a drone to use for investigations, search and rescue, and crisis situations. The departments would not need approval from city commissioners but say they are interested in public feedback.