• 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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    Pro-95 - Marion County, Indiana MECA Programming Help

    I just found my older Pro-95 scanner and I am new to the scanner hobby. Indianapolis's public safety radio system is an 800 MHz system called MECA. I have figured out how to program the repeaters I like to listen to in the scanner, but when it comes to programming the multiple MECA frequencies I...
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    Indianapolis Marion County MECA Settings PRO-197

    I recently purchased a PRO-197 Digital Trunking Scanner from Radio Shack. I am having a problem with my program for MECA in Indianapolis. I receive a signal that is VERY broken up. I have Hendricks loaded with NO issues however MECA Indianapolis is causing me the distortion problem and I can’t...
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    Indy MECA BCD396XT programming question

    How would I program a new system in my 396XT for the Marion County, IN MECA system. Motorola type II P25, Mot800Mhz Type I, Conventional, EDACS, LTR, P25 Standard or P25 One Freq Trunk? Thanks in advance!!! I programmed it in FreeScan as Motorola type II P25 but haven't put it into the radio yet...
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    Indianapolis, Indiana

    I need some help. I bought a GRE PSR 500. I have downloaded data from RR to the scanner. It is scanning BUT I am not getting any hits. I hasve the usual MPD, Fire, EMS, etc. What else do I need to d to make it work. If some one lives near I would pay a little to get it working right. I have...