• 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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    Gator Amateur Radio Club Activities

    Here is an activity the Gator Amateur Radio Club in Lake Charles, Louisiana has become comfortable doing. This guy came to my house and acted like a complete idiot out in the street in front of my house, my 10-year-old daughter and my neighbors. All because a year ago, after retiring from the...
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    LAFD Units

    While listening to the May Day activity in Downtown L.A. I heard LAFD (I think. Coulda been LACFD. I forgot to look at the scanner screen) reference a couple of "cycle teams". I assume those are EMTs on bicycles that can get through the crowds more easily. But I wonder if they could have...