• 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.

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    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. mike619

    Lojack close call hit

    I was wondering if when you pick up lojack with close call would that mean a vehicle is getting stolen or a stolen vehicle in the vicinity around you?
  2. W

    Close Call? For MARCS or MARCSIP

    I have a BCD396xt Scanner and I have the systems working great. I'm trying to figure out the Close Call function. I'd like to monitor for communication on the public service, MARCS, or MARCSIP systems. Can Close Call do trunking systems? Are there resources to help me configure if...
  3. D

    New (used) BCD396T

    Hi Folks, I just got a used BCD396T from a guy at the ham flea market and I'm at the point where I've got it loaded and working for my area. My new tangent is CLOSE CALL - I've done the RTFM thing and got it working and capturing calls and I've tested it and its working OK. So I ran it for a...