Scanner (radio)

A scanner is a radio receiver that can automatically tune, or scan, two or more discrete frequencies, stopping when it finds a signal on one of them and then continuing to scan other frequencies when the initial transmission ceases.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scanner_(radio)

Scanner traffic: Chaotic scene at Weberstown Mall

Weberstown Mall is reportedly on lockdown as police work to disburse a large crowd, according to scanner traffic. Authorities reportedly cleared JCPenney...

discovered 3 months ago on The Stockton Record
Fire and rescue volunteers dedicated to community service

Laurie Hill was visiting a friend one evening when an emergency call came over the fire and police ...

discovered 3 months ago on The Fredericksburg Free Lance-Star
South Bend-area police warn against celebratory New Year's gunfire

Local police urged people to think twice before they use gunfire to celebrate the New Year — a...

discovered 3 months ago on South Bend Tribune
Syracuse police shoot person on Grant Boulevard during menacing call

Units initially responded to the 700 block of Grant Boulevard for a menacing...p.m., according to...

discovered 3 months ago on The Post-Standard
Police pursuit crosses Dumbarton Bridge, 2 shooting suspects in custody

A man and a woman are in custody as San Mateo police investigate a shooting in a store parking lot...

discovered 3 months ago on KTVU
Man tackled to ground by police in Fabulous 40s after riding bike, waving ‘weapon or object’

Police were called at 1:15 p.m. to the area of 43rd and M streets when two residents called 911 to...

discovered 3 months ago on The Sacramento Bee
Aadhaar card racket busted in Umargam | Surat News - Times of India

Surat: Police busted a racket with the arrest of two persons who were using fake details and...

discovered 3 months ago on The Times of India
Man shot in La Hacienda Market parking lot in San Mateo

After receiving a tip from a citizen listening to the police scanner, East Palo Alto police pursued...

discovered 3 months ago on San Mateo Daily Journal
San Mateo: Suspects identified in parking lot shooting

Authorities on Tuesday released additional details about a shooting outside of a San Mateo grocery...

discovered 3 months ago on San Jose Mercury News
Omaha police officer is shot in the leg at housing complex

An Omaha police officer was wounded Tuesday night in a shooting at Evans Tower, scanner reports say.

discovered 3 months ago on Omaha World-Herald
Peartree Road investigation

Pasquotank County sheriff’s deputies investigate the scene of a death at the county pump station at Peartree and Schwarzkopf roads, Tuesday. Shortly...

discovered 4 months ago on The Daily Advance
Pedestrian struck on East Main Street

Reports from Springfield police indicate that the pedestrian was injured, but the extent of the injuries was not available. Scanner traffic indicates...

discovered 4 months ago on WHIO-TV 7 Dayton
Man dies after being stabbed in South Avenue apartment building

A 49-year-old man has died after being stabbed in a South Avenue apartment building, according to...

discovered 4 months ago on The Post-Standard
ACLU, four residents sue Baltimore Police, decrying creation of a ‘police state’ after Det. Suiter...

Body cam footage of two Baltimore Police officers in Harlem Park talking about the practice of...

discovered 4 months ago on Baltimore Sun
El Paso officer struck by car of fleeing family violence suspect who led police on chase before...

An El Paso police officer was struck by a car Tuesday night after responding to the scene of a...

discovered 4 months ago on ABC 7 El Paso
Suspect gets away in armed robbery on North Main Street, police investigating

Police are looking for a suspect tonight after an armed robbery at a Boost Mobile on North Main...

discovered 4 months ago on Dayton Daily News
Brandon Dirsa dies after shooting on Maxwell Street in Worcester

Nineteen-year-old Brandon Dirsa died Saturday after a shooting on Maxwell Street in Worcester a day...

discovered 4 months ago on The Republican
Navlakhi gang rape: Rs 1 lakh reward declared but no headway in probe | Vadodara News - Times of...

VADODARA: The city police have released fresh sketches of the accused involved in the gang rape of a...

discovered 4 months ago on The Times of India
Lone robber blamed for hold-ups at 3 east El Paso gas stations within minutes of each other - KVIA

Several aggravated robberies took place at three east El Paso gas stations on Sunday morning,...

discovered 4 months ago on ABC 7 El Paso
Police investigate break-in at Trotwood cell phone store

At least two people broke glass to get inside the store and took a cash register and other items...

discovered 4 months ago on Dayton Daily News
Lawrence police reviewing arrest of suspect in liquor store theft after social media allegation of...

The Lawrence Police Department has begun an in-depth review after a witness to a foot chase Tuesday...

discovered 4 months ago on Lawrence Journal-World
Update: Suspect named in armed robbery at Hi-Tech station on South Broad Street

UPDATE: Rome City Police have identified a suspect in an armed robbery that resulted in the shooting...

discovered 4 months ago on Northwest GA News
Man, 85, killed in Taunton hit-and-run crash

Police are looking for a hit-and-run driver who left an elderly East Taunton man for dead early Wednesday evening. The 85-year-old man, identified late...

discovered 4 months ago on The Providence Journal
Lexington police investigating Thursday night shooting, stabbing incidents they believe to be...

Around 8:41 p.m. rescue and law enforcement personnel were dispatched to Lot HH in the 800 block of...

discovered 4 months ago on Grand Island Independent
DART agrees to pay freelance journalist arrested for snapping photos to settle lawsuit

Dallas-Fort Worth’s transit authority has agreed to pay a freelance photographer $345,000 to settle...

discovered 4 months ago on Dallas Morning News
State, central forces step up vigil on ground, social media

Home minister Amit Shah reviewed the security situation at a meeting attended by National Security...

discovered 4 months ago on MSN News
Emaciated dog, pups thrown in pond get second chance at life at Fond du Lac Humane Society

It's not clear how long the black and white mixed breed dog remained shut inside a small room,...

discovered 4 months ago on Fond du Lac Reporter
Police investigate robbery at Springfield credit union

The robbery was reported at the International Harvester Credit Union at 1427 West First Street in...

discovered 4 months ago on Dayton Daily News
Police investigating after report of shooting in Dayton

Police responded and reported not finding anything, but said that the call may be related to a...

discovered 4 months ago on Dayton Daily News
A day in the life of a K-9 officer and dogs who are ‘family’

Jason Dukes was 16 the first time he was tackled and bitten by apolice dog. Dukes attended the...

discovered 4 months ago on Daily Press
Trial continued for man accused in ‘ambush’ that totaled two Middletown cruisers

The trial of a Middletown man facing multiple felony charges for allegedly stealing a police cruiser...

discovered 4 months ago on Dayton Daily News
Airline passenger arrested in Haiti after arriving from Miami with guns, ammunition

Police in Haiti said Tuesday that they have arrested a passenger who arrived in the country aboard...

discovered 4 months ago on MSN News