• 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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    Armed Robbery just occurred - Cary PD

    Armed robbery occurred a few minutes ago, SE Maynard near intersection of Chatham. 3 Black Males, with weapons and masks. Left business on foot. Listen on Cary PD Tac 1 and Tac 5.
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    Town of Cary - weak signal

    On occasion over the past couple weeks, I have noticed the signal strength from the Town of Cary dramatically falling. It is not happening at the same time of day. Recently, Cary switched to their back up non-trunked frequencies for a few hours. I know solar flare activity is high. Does...
  3. BCasto

    Town of Cary

    Monitoring Town of Cary TG 4464 this afternoon. This is unlisted in the DB and sounds like PD. Anyone know this TG?
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    City of Cary

    Yesterday the Cary Police responded to a bank robbery in progress call that became a 3 hour hostage negotiation that ended with the tragic death of the robber. It is rare indeed to listen and watch such an event. I believe the Police performed extremely well. Much of the traffic on the Cary...
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    Cary ERT Incident

    Town of Cary TG 4528 - ERT assembling for some action