How do I choose a police scanner?

Answer First, go to RadioReference and search their database for your area's frequencies. Then you can either go to a Radio Shack store or buy online. Most of the newer digit... Read More »

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20 channel Police Scanner.... 200 Channel Police Scanner (please help, easy answer)?

The number of channels on a scanner does not correlate to what channel the police and fire use. To find the correct frequencies your local area, go to the database at RadioReference http://www.radi... Read More »

Who has a police scanner what is HAM mean on a police scanner?

Ham on a police scanner stands for the Amateur Radio Bands. I'm going to take a wild guess and say you have either a newer Radio Shack scanner, or a bearcat scanner. The older Radio Shack scanners... Read More »

How you can get the police scanner app 5-0 for free. If the police catch you with it can you get into trouble ?

The app the other answer links to may technically be "legal" to sell but If i were you I would check the local laws in your country that apply. Some countries do make it illegal for citiizens to sc... Read More »

Can a police scanner detect a police man even if he doesn't have his radar gun out?

A police scanner does not receive radar signals. Scanners only receive radio signals. To detect a radar signal, you would need a radar detector.