• 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

    Totally clueless!

    I am in serious need of some help! I have read everything I can get my hands on and I still can't figure out what I'm doing. I purchased a Radio Shack Pro 405 for my parents. We live in Orangeburg County and there has been a lot of theft lately. I brought this scanner so they would be able to...
  2. J

    Need help in SC!!

    Ok. So...I go out and purchase what I thought to be a basic scanner for my parents. I purchased the scanner for them to be able to listen to local police departments. There has been a lot of burglary in recent months, they are both getting older and I am thinking of moving from the area. So my...