• 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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    Soup Can Fix for Receiving Simulcast P25 CQPSK, Oakland, Ca

    Frustrated with Oakland P25 CQPSK Modulated system. the multi-path problem with this system brought back memoirs of an antenna I once saw which dealt with interference. The antenna was "can" shaped unit mounted horizontally on a TV type mast. It was about a foot long and six inches in diameter...
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    P25 problems in Oakland

    GRE PSR-500, Oakland CA Purchased scanner XMAS 2011, preprogrammed by scannermaster for Alameda Co. Fine for a month, then Oakland P25 police/fire stopped receiving. Noted that the "T" was no longer appearing on screen. Purchased Blu-Tel Arc 500 software and subscription to Radio Reference to...
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    Iphone Mobile Scanner updated - No Oakland PD Feed anymore

    Itunes just updated the Mobile Scanner App on my iPhone. There is no longer the Oakland, California PD feed. Wass up with that? Thanks all
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    Oakland Police and Alameda County Fire gone?

    Does anyone know what's happened with the Oakland Police and Alameda County Fire live audio feeds that used to be here: Contra Costa County, California (CA) Live Police, Fire, and EMS Scanners on RadioReference.com ? They no longer show as listening choices. Are these gone forever or will they...