• 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. C

    NSW Police in Rural Areas

    Hi All, I know NSW Police are using digital radio now even in rural areas, however they are not yet encrypted. I'm relatively new to scanning and want to know: 1. How are they using digital comms in an area that has no GRN coverage 2. How to scan their digital non encrypted channels on my...
  2. RadioGuy1951

    Northern California discussions

    I see threads for the major URBAN areas of California, but there is SO much going on in the counties of Northen California... I hope I'm not duplication an existing thread...I looked and don't think so... The Northern California "discussion lounge" is now OPEN and serving your favorite non...
  3. wlittle

    Codes Used by Rural Metro Ambulance

    Over the weekend I programmed Rural Metro Ambulance into my Pro-94 scanner and I was wondering if anyone can tell me what the codes stand for they utilize on a dispatch? For example, they just dispatched a "3 Charlie 1" and, from the description they gave, I figured put that the call was a...