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This Net-Wielding Tokyo Police Drone Will Capture And Shame Other Drones

Behold the Spider-Man of drones.

Last updated on December 11, 2015, at 10:47 a.m. ET

Posted on December 11, 2015, at 10:47 a.m. ET

Everyone likes to fret about personal drones.

Exhibit A

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Exhibit B

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Drones have landed on the White House lawn. They've imperiled natural resources. They are getting too damn close to, you know, real planes.

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While our lawmakers and officials ponder solutions, The People started taking matters into their own hands. This hockey player, for example:

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And this majestic eagle:

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The Tokyo police department, though, wants everyone to know they have a simple and elegant solution. According to the Asahi Shimbum, authorities will deploy this net-wielding drone to corral rogue drones flying around critical sites at the Capitol.

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"Terrorist attacks using drones carrying explosives are a possibility," a senior member of the police department told the newspaper. "We hope to defend the nation's functions with the worst-case scenario in mind."

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Unstoppable

Victorious

Here's the full video of this crime fighter in action:

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Now if the Tokyo police could only figure out a solution to hoverboards.

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