Invasion of Privacy: Papillion Man Faces Trial for Unlawful Drone Filming

Breach of Privacy in Papillion

In a disturbing violation of privacy, a Papillion man has been charged with using a drone to illicitly film a woman and a girl in their homes.

Jamal Gloe, 27, is set to face trial in the Sarpy County District Court, after waiving his preliminary hearing initially scheduled for February 5th, reports 6 News WOWT

Disturbing Discovery Leads to Arrest

The case unfolded when Sarpy County Sheriff Jeff Davis reported the discovery of a drone in a backyard near 64th and Michael Drive on December 5th. An investigation into the drone's SD card revealed shocking content: footage of a woman and a 12-year-old girl filmed through their windows in various stages of undress.

Gloe was identified as the drone operator following a search warrant. Arrested in December, he faces two felony counts of filming without consent and two counts of trespassing. His bond is set at a substantial $250,000.

The Implications of Technology on Privacy

This case in highlights a growing concern over privacy in the age of advanced technology. Drones, often easily accessible and affordable, pose new challenges in protecting personal spaces.

Sheriff Davis pointed out the simplicity and inexpensiveness of the drone used by Gloe, underscoring the ease with which privacy can be invaded in today's world.

A Wake-Up Call

As Jamal Gloe prepares for trial, this case serves as a wake-up call about the vulnerabilities inherent in our increasingly connected world. It underscores the need for vigilance and stronger regulations to safeguard privacy against the misuse of technology.

The community of Papillion, and indeed society at large, must grapple with the balance between technological advancement and the preservation of individual privacy rights.

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Haye Kesteloo
Haye Kesteloo

Haye Kesteloo is the Editor in Chief and Founder of, where he covers all drone-related news, DJI rumors and writes drone reviews, and, for all news related to electric vehicles. He is also a co-host of the PiXL Drone Show on YouTube and other podcast platforms. Haye can be reached at haye @ or @hayekesteloo.

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One comment

  1. That is creepy as f**k please throw the maximum penalty at him possibly as a deterrent to other dumb users who give the rest of us a bad rep.

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