• 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.

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    Getting started

    I am new to scanning and just purchased a home patrol unit. I live in the Iowa City area but cannot pick up Iowa City or Coralville. I have picked up the Johnson County sheriff and Cedar Rapids. Am I able to get IC and Coralville? I downloaded the HP Sentinel and updated the firmware when I...
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    Iowa City / Johnson Co notes

    I have been here in UIHC for the last week. I have the following notes of reception. the old Iowa City trunked system seems to only have two users left: Cambus, UI Parking Enforcement and UI Motor Pool UIHC's LTR as these additional TG's noted: 0-13-233 at night seems to be security related...