• 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:


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    Broward Country / Ft Lauderdale

    Hello everyone, I am currently in San Diego, CA but might be moving out to the Broward Country / Ft Lauderdale area in 3 months. I have always lived on the West Coast and have never had issues understanding or following my local PD etc. I notice in the FL forums it doesn't break down by city...
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    Where is Ft Lauderdale?

    Anyone know why Ft Lauderdale public safety has completely gone silent on the Broward County trucked system? I have a Motorola XPR 6580 programmed with ALL of Broward county, AND a BCD436HP scanner. Both have gone silent on the Lauderdale channels. Maybe has something to do with the upcoming...
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    I need some help because I'm getting mixed info... Is Broward County's Public Services (Sheriff/Fire) system Site 1 rebanded or is it Normal trunking? Some people say it is rebanded, some say it isn't, I have tried different modes on my scanner between normal and custom/rebanded and both...