• 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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    Peoria County

    I have attempted to enter the talk groups for Peoria City, Peoria County, Bartonville, Chillicothe,and Peoria Heights into a 996P2 several ways, according to what I have read in the database, and I am still unable to hear them. When I switch the radio to "ID search", I can hear units as far...
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    Tazewell County, IL P25

    I am hearing Tazewell County dispatch on ID:20 on P25. Are they looking at switching over soon? Any date been established on the switch over? Just wondering because I am hearing this on Digital but cannot find any news on it at all. Im sure its in the testing phase if anything. If anyone has a...
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    Peoria P25 Help BCD536HP Weird Problem

    Hello All, I am having a very strange issue with Peoria ETSB P25. I am hoping someone could help me as I have been everywhere searching for this problem and haven't found a similar issue. I am new to Digital Scanners, just bought a BCD536HP scanner last week. The problem I am having is...
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    Par-A-Dice Hotel and Casino now using MOTOTRBO

    Was at Erin Feis yesterday in Peoria and found more TRBO in the area than in years past… Par-A-Dice Hotel and Casino is now using MOTOTRBO. I heard these... 461.550 repeater 461.925 repeater 463.525 repeater 464.875 simplex I didn't hear any analog activity on their frequencies. Methodist...
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    Heavy Metal Jet Team Frequencies

    Anyone know the Heavy Metal Jet Team discreet plane to plane frequencies? I can't find them anywhere
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    Not Hearing any P25 from Illinois State PD in Peoria area?

    I just bought a PRO-197 and hearing all the local counties, and city PDs. However, I have yet heard any APCO 25 activity. Is it scrambled or do I need to edit or change my settings?