cheap scanner for gold coast

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yellowalert
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cheap scanner for gold coast

Post by yellowalert » Thu Jul 21, 2016 11:45 pm

need a cheap scanner to listen to gold coast police frequencies. Would this work? Think they have gone digital not sure

https://www.jbhifi.com.au/phones/UHF/un ... ck/843545/

railscan
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Re: cheap scanner for gold coast

Post by railscan » Fri Jul 22, 2016 8:52 am

yellowalert wrote:need a cheap scanner to listen to gold coast police frequencies. Would this work? Think they have gone digital not sure. https://www.jbhifi.com.au/phones/UHF/un ... ck/843545/
First up that is a UHF CB handheld not a scanner, so no it would not work.

Secondly, while I am not in the area, I am reasonably certain that the Gold Coast police are digital and encrypted. If that is the case then nothing will work.

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Re: cheap scanner for gold coast

Post by dags19 » Fri Jul 22, 2016 2:46 pm

all emergency services have moved to the GWN digital and encrypted in the southeast

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