• 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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    BCD436HP: DMR audio garbled

    I'm a recent owner of the 436, purchased the DMR upgrade. I'm trying to scan this system: ULS License - Industrial/Business Pool, Trunked License - WQWL713 - SHORELINE SCHOOL DISTRICT #412 - Location 2 When I scanned the frequencies as conventional, it revealed a CAP system with color code 11...
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    Bastrop County HELP !

    Hi, I'm new but I have searched and can't find any previous post which really helps. I have a RS Pro-651 and I am a 911 Dispatcher at Smithville PD. Bastrop operates off of the GATRRS. I live in La Grange and listen to Fayette Co Sheriff freqs and they are totally clear - but FCSO operates on...
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    PSR 800 question

    I recently (Saturday) updated all of my PSR 800 software to the latest so that I could monitor the local Harris P25 Phase 2 system in Bibb County, Ga. I was surprised at how well it is receiving the transmissions..... some are crystal clear but many more are garbled beyond understanding. Is...
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    Garbled transmissions

    Help, I am new to scanning project 25 systems. I am trying to scan York County, VA. Everything I hear is garbled. Any suggestions?
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    PRO-18 Sound Quality

    Good Evening! I have recently purchased a PRO-18 scanner to run a local scanner feed and am having problems with the quality of the audio. The audio is very garbled; I have tried making adjustments to the settings with no change. I am monitoring the Charlotte, NC P25 system (particularly...
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    Garbled Audio at random times

    I was listening to my Pro-197 scanner on the police and sheriff channels the audio sometimes garbles for some reason. It happens at randoms times just whenever. Both systems are P25 single channel no trunking. I was wondering if this has happend to anyone else and if there are some settings to...