• Effective immediately we will be deleting, without notice, any negative threads or posts that deal with the use of encryption and streaming of scanner audio.

    We've noticed a huge increase in rants and negative posts that revolve around agencies going to encryption due to the broadcasting of scanner audio on the internet. It's now worn out and continues to be the same recycled rants. These rants hijack the threads and derail the conversation. They no longer have a place anywhere on this forum other than in the designated threads in the Rants forum in the Tavern.

    If you violate these guidelines your post will be deleted without notice and an infraction will be issued. We are not against discussion of this issue. You just need to do it in the right place. For example:

amber alert

  1. SCPD

    False Alarm Amber Alert wakes up San Fran

    KGO AM 810 Newstalk Radio, San Francisco. In a parental dispute over a child a California Police Agency sends out an Amber Alert that sets off all TV, Radio and NWS Alert radios in California. Later the Agency cancelled the Alert and admitted that the Amber Alert should not have been issued...