• 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. resnickm

    Trying to understand Baltimore City PD & FD Towers/Call Signs

    I've had some trouble picking up Baltimore City PD & FD in certain areas and I'm hoping someone might be able to help me understand the Baltimore City trunked system. There are two separate call signs for the one site, WPYR413 and WQAA330. Does anyone know if PD & FD talkgroups use all 9...
  2. KoruII


    I am new to purchasing scanner equipment but an avid listener to the iPhone Scanner Radio application. Several months ago my hometown (Baltimore, MD) Police radio broadcast went and remains offline. I believe I read that the provider has moved out of the area and it appears no one is...
  3. T

    PRO 2096 with multiple systems

    Hey, Does anyone know if you can put multiple systems in one bank on the Pro 2096? I live near the Baltimore region and have this radio in my car. When traveling, I run out of bank space on my 2096 so I was wondering if I could put systems in one bank to "share". I figured on putting County...
  4. WVFC80

    Identifying Antennas

    Just wanted some help identifying these antennas because I have no idea what they are used for. They are located along I-83 South outside of Baltimore, MD. Dont mind my black radio antenna in the top picture on the right. .
  5. gregsto

    Baltimore City 3 Alarm Fire

    Baltimore City 3 Alarm Fire E Reed & N Calvert, 3 sty multiple dwelling, 1st flr commercial.