Police Helicopter Pilot

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Alabama, Morgan County Sheriff's Air Patrol

The Morgan County Sheriff's Office headquartered in Decatur Al, operates a single Bell OH58 Helicopter primarily flown by Chief Pilot Danny McDaniel. 

According to the Morgan County Sheriff website, the helicopter is used for a variety of missions including surveillance, marijuana eradication, missing person searches and criminal investigations.  The helicopter is equipped with both a Night Sun and FLIR camera along with the capabilities of recording anything viewed on the camera.