• 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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  1. GeneseeCoMI

    No Oakland County Interop 2 and 10?

    I just looked up the frequencies for the Oakland County Interop channels after I heard a Livingston Co fire dispatcher tell one of his units to go to "Interop 4" (assisting Oakland Co) and noticed there's no Interop 2 (it skips from 1 to 3) and no Interop 10 (it skips from 9 to 11). Are these...
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    Oakland county public talkgroup question

    Hi guys, i have a maybe stupid question but i'm sure you guys know the answer. Again sorry if it's kind of noob. Is there any public talkgroup or public frequency in oakland county ( west bloomfield, farmington hills, or around these areas) that we can program and talk? By public talkgroup or...
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    Good Open Sky Article

    Enjoy! WITH VIDEO: New radio system to be fully implemented by year's end - The Oakland Press News > Local News: The best place for news in and around Oakland County
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    Score another point for Open Sky (and other closed public safety comm systems)

    Came across this article: Norwich police say complaint about gunman bogus - Norwich, CT - Norwich Bulletin . Can't help but see the advantages of closed public safety communications systems like Open Sky. MPSCS radios can be 'spoofed' just as easily as conventional public safety radios. MSP...
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    Another Open Sky Article

    Huh.... I thought this radio system didn't work????? Oh well. What do I know? Chase travels through Pontiac, ends in crash in Independence Township - The Oakland Press News > Cops & Courts: The best place for news in and around Oakland County