• 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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  1. D

    Motorola - A GOOGLE Company. For real. No, I couldn't believe it either.

    Headline says it all. Just saw that in a cell phone commercial a few minutes ago. *begins wailling hysterically* So did Big G assimilate the entire company or did Moto split only its cell phone division off to them and keep everything else? What does this mean for the future of their CB radio...
  2. mikepdx

    Boehner: We fought, didn't win

    Washington (CNN) -- Senate leaders on Wednesday announced a deal to end the partial government shutdown and avoid a possible U.S. default, and House Speaker John Boehner urged fellow Republicans to support it while a key GOP conservative said he wouldn't try to block it in the Senate...
  3. Jimru

    Survey: Has The Gov't Shutdown Directly Affected You?

    Hey All, I'd like to know if the gov't shutdown has directly affected you in any way? Have you, or anyone you know personally been furloughed or laid off (hope not)? Have you been denied an essential service or has a scheduled payment (such as Social Security) been delayed in any way? Have...