• 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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    STARCOM Help

    Is it possible to add just ISP Districts 12 & 13 to a Uniden Bearcat BCD536HP using Sentinel without adding all of the ISP districts around the state? And, if so, how? I can get the ISP if I use our zip code, but when I attempt to add the ISP's STARCOM network using Sentinel to a FL created...
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    StarCom 21 Setup

    Hey everyone; I am not tech savvy at all, but would like to buy a scanner that would allow me to listen to the Illinois State Police District 12. 1. What scanner would you recommend? 2. What frequencies would I need / talk group? I appreciate all of your help. I've looked through a couple...
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    Starcom21 Offical thread 2014

    Hello this thread will be used for discussion of the system and its talkgroups. It is also to talk about control channels and unknown talkroups that is in use. And if there are new towers being put up for the system and what control channels they are. Post sighting of new towers in use and...
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    (Madison) Maryville Police/Fire dispatching to Glen Carbon

    Update: The Edwardsville Intelligencer > Local News