• 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. J

    Noobi -Milwaukee - 852 vs 154?

    I havent had a scanner since I had to buy crystals at RadioShack. There was a great deal on a BCD996XT that I couldnt pass up. Wow. I'm dazed and confused. I'm making my way thru the manuals, documentation, etc. And I have successfully figured out how to scan for public safety! I'm seeing a...
  2. sheriff205

    Milwaukee County pro 164 HELP ME!!!!

    hi all i live in Milwaukee County and i need help with programing my pro 164 with Milwaukee County 800 freq. and i have tryed reading the Easier to Read Pro-97/2055 Scanner Manual. and that made ir HARDER to understand how to program the trunked freq for Milwaukee County, jail ,and other...
  3. M

    A Preprogrammed Channel Question

    I am new to the scanning hobby, but i have found much by myself. I already have the Milwaukee County TRS programmed with my TGIDs, and i know i cant moniter the Opensky Standard that the City of Milwaukee has. However, when i let it pre-program itself with the 100+ channels, I am hearing streets...
  4. n9fam

    Milwaukee Trunk Systems Questions

    I'll be in Milwaukee Saturday, but have 4 questions. 1. According to RR, there is a US Postal Service TRS, LTR, with only one freq listed (LCR-5, 854.7625). Is this correct? I found an FCC, license, WQCG671, to Joseph Dragotta, but no obvious tie to the USPS. 2. Milwaukee City TRS (Open...