• 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. TomServo

    Info on the Foley-Robertsdale-Daphne-Bay Minette NXDN system — anyone listening?

    So, I was wondering if anyone in Baldwin County has had any success monitoring the NEXEDGE system that these cities use. I acquired an SDR a while back for SW/HF monitoring and since conditions have been poor down in those bands, I've expanded into seeing what else this thing can do. With...
  2. M

    Minnesota town City of Foley to replace police with private security force

    Minnesota town City of Foley to replace police with private security force The central Minnesota town of Foley tried having its own police department and contracting with the county sheriff's department for law enforcement. Now, in an effort to save money, the city with a population of 2,600...