• 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:


  1. JayEmbee

    Jan. 1 changes - Berks County

    As I have it right now, there will be a few changes to remember come Midnight tonight concerning Berks County. 1. Kenhorst Borough will be covered by the Reading Police as of 12:01am. Cumru Township's contract with the borough expires at Midnight. 2. St. Lawrence Borough will be covered by...
  2. JayEmbee

    Police Merger in Berks County

    Effective January 1st, 2010... Wernersville Borough Police Department and Robesonia Borough Police Department are merging to become the Western Berks Regional Police Department. Unknown which identifier they will keep, but my guess would be Wernersville's. (Larger department. IIRC, Robesonia...
  3. JayEmbee

    Major Working Fire - Bern Township, Berks County, PA

    I hate to post without any major details, but here goes... Major working fire, Bern Township, PA, in the area of Old Bernville Road and West Leesport Road. Zone 4 tanker task force has been dispatched, 2 fill sites as of now (0223), Relocating units from Lancaster County and Schuylkill County...
  4. JayEmbee

    Odd Berks County PD Identifier...

    From 1830 (when I turned on the stream) until posting this, I have heard Berks giving security checks on P-1 to a "Unit 8-7-5-3" or "Unit A-7-5-3". Not Eighty-seven - Fifty-three, but Eight-Seven-Five-Three or A-Seven-Five-Three. Who is this? They were somewhere (not mentioned) awaiting...
  5. JayEmbee

    Wyomissing - Berks County - Unknown Situation

    Wyomissing Borough, Berks County Unknown Situation involving PD, PD Dispatcher, and suspects/victims Park Rd. in area of A-Plus and T.G.I. Friday's (Btwn. N. Wyomissing Blvd. and Van Reed Rd.) 151.1900 Wyomissing Borough Police Wyomissing PD called in 3 extra patrol officers due to this...