• 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. DomW

    Recommend scanner for MARCS-IP

    Hi all I sold my HP1 to a friend back in MD over a year ago as I was not too tickled with what I was picking up after moving to St.Clairsville (Belmont co.) Now I am getting the urge to get a scanner again. I would like to know if one scanner is 'more' future-proof than another for what is...
  2. yfdgricker

    Problem monitoring Columbus Fire on MARCS-IP...

    Hi all, Is anyone in the Columbus area picking up any other talkgroups for Columbus Fire on MARCS-IP besides the automated dispatch channel? I'm using a BCD436HP and I'm in the city limits. I'm picking up the Automated Dispatch talkgroup fine (TG57002) but absolutely no other traffic on any of...
  3. R

    OSP Post 23 Talkgroup

    Does any one know the talkgroup number for Ohio Highway Patrol, Lancaster Post 23? I searched the DB and didn't find it.
  4. M

    MARCS-IP: Multi-Agency Radio Communications (P25) Youngstown area

    I am running ProScan software on a BCD996T scanner. My database includes Frequencies that are labled "Leavittsburg AP 25" and "Salem AP 25". (I live in the Youngstown area, Canfield Oho) I hear the regular Marcs traffic (not ip) from the Campbell site after putting in the custom band info. But...
  5. mtindor

    MARCS-IP ("New MARCS") Site and Talkgroup Discussion

    A new 700 Mhz license application is pending for Ohio MARCS - Cuyahoga Co Project 700 Mhz 5 sites Simulcast Click HERE to view the pending application Click HERE for a Google Map of the sites LOCATIONS Cleveland, OH (CUYAHOGA) Warrensville Hts, OH (CUYAHOGA) Mayfield, OH (CUYAHOGA)...