• 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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    Digital Decoding with an AOR AR3000A?

    I own an AOR AR3000A scanner receiver. Is there a digital decoding software package I can use with this classic radio? Is a radio from way back in the 90's compatible with DSD or DSD+?
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    Moreton Bay & Sunshine Coast QPS District Now Digital

    It's Official! Unfortunately Moreton Bay & Sunshine Coast QPS Districts are now digitally encrypted Apco 25 (P25). The switch was officially flicked at 11:30am Today 08/03/2016. It was only a mater of time before they where going to use there digital radios that were already installed waiting...
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    Springdale going digital

    Article in today's Morning News of Northwest Arkansas has the details. They are going to Kenwood Nexedge. The article is behind a paywall, but the gist is they are switching in the next 1.5 years after remodeling the dispatch center. There is a contradictory statement in the article regarding...
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    Windsor, ON new radios

    Hello, I'm new to the whole technical site of scanning. I was wondering if we can do anything here in windsor to pick up the PD. and I would like help programming the frequencies for Essex OPP, Windsor and essex fire, and ambulance. I cant seem to figure it out. (i know i'm a noob). I have a...