Top 10 Police Scanners for The Home – Radio Scanners

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1. Uniden

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Pre-programmed Search “Action” Bands to Hear Police, Black, and More, Ambulance, Weather, Uniden BC355N 800 MHz 300-Channel Base/Mobile Scanner, Public Utilities, Close Call RF Capture, Fire, Amateur Radio

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Uniden #ad - It can pick up analog receptions including 6 Service banks for monitoring Police, Marine, Weather, Emergency Medical Services, and CB frequencies. The uniden bearcat bc355n mobile/base scanner is one of the most feature packed, Air, Fire, user-friendly, entry level scanners available today.

100 ch/sec Scan Speed max. This gives you quick access to the frequencies you want to hear. The bc355n comes complete with a backlit display, a dc power cable and an automotive power outlet plug, giving you more options for supplying power at home or in your car. If you’re looking for an affordable way to jump into the world of scanners, such as models bcd996p2, the bc355n may be the right choice for you. If you live in an area where trunking or digital radio systems are used, bcd325P2, BCD536HP, BCD436HP, you need to upgrade to a Uniden Digital model “D” stands for Digital, or HomePatrol-2.

This pre-programmed search makes it easier to find active frequencies and helps you stay on top of local happenings and emergencies in your area. Frequency range for aircraft band is AM mode 8. 33 step khz at 108. 0000, along with ac adapter, making it easier to read in low light conditions, 136.9916lower and Upper. You can save up to 300 frequencies that are scanned along with the preset frequencies.
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ManufacturerUniden #ad
Height8.26 Inches
Length9.25 Inches
Weight3.25 Pounds
Width2.68 Inches
Part NumberBC355N
ModelBC355N
Warranty1 year

2. Whistler

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Whistler WS1025 Analog Desktop Scanner Black

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Whistler #ad - Lock-out function - skip over specified channels or frequencies when scanning or searching. Tune - find new and unlisted frequencies starting from a specified frequency. Scan delay - delays scanning for two seconds before moving to another channel in order to hear replies. Priority channel - set the scanner to check one channel every two seconds while scanning. Pc programmable - allows users to backup data, update database and program scanner directly from a PC.
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ManufacturerWhistler #ad
Height2.37 Inches
Length6.87 Inches
Weight1.54 Pounds
Width8.25 Inches
Part NumberWS1025
ModelWS1025
Warranty1 year

3. Whistler

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Whistler WS1065 Desktop Digital Scanner,Black

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Whistler #ad - Skywarn storm spotter function - instant access to frequencies used by storm spotter networks. Scans most common trunked radio system signaling formats, EDACS, including Motorola, LTR and P25 trunked radio networks.

Free-form memory organization - allocation of memory dynamically and efficiently as it is needed. Multi-System Trunking. This differs from low cost and older scanners that had memory organized in rigid and wasteful memory banks. Tune - find new and unlisted frequencies starting from a specified frequency. Both talkgroup and individual call monitoring are supported. Memory backup - frequencies remain stored in memory for an extended time even without batteries.

Menu driven programming with context Sensitive Help - Each menu item provides a few lines of help text that provide assistance with programming and using the scanner. Digital agc - instantly compensates for low user audio levels that are common on digital systems. Scan list-functionality allows you to arrange, group and scan objects according to your preference.
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ManufacturerWhistler #ad
Height2.2 Inches
Length5.3 Inches
Weight2.64 Pounds
Width7.3 Inches
Part NumberWS1065
ModelWS1065
Warranty1 year

4. Whistler

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Whistler WS1040 Handheld Digital Scanner Radio

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Whistler #ad - Scan list-functionality allows you to arrange, group and scan objects according to your preference;Lock-out Function. Menu driven programming with context Sensitive Help - Each menu item provides a few lines of help text that provide assistance with programming and using the scanner.

These pre-programmed frequencies are generally common Police/Fire frequencies. Skywarn storm spotter Functionality - Instant access to frequencies used by storm spotter networks. If you pressed the fire icon button it is possible that the frequencies pre-programmed in the scanner do not include your area. Digital agc - instantly compensates for low user audio levels that are common on digital systems.
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ManufacturerWhistler #ad
Height5.71 Inches
Length1.65 Inches
Weight0.53 Pounds
Width2.56 Inches
Part NumberWS1040
ModelWS1040
Warranty1 year

5. Uniden

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And Non-Digital Police, Fire, 500-Channel Compact Handheld Scanner, Railroad, Aviation, Close Call RF Capture, Turbo Search, Uniden Bearcat SR30C, Public Safety, NASCAR, PC programable, Racing, Marine

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Uniden #ad - This makes it easy to find channels that interest you. Project 25, dmr, nxdn. Three power options: #1- the included usb cable will power your sr30c from your pc or other usb power source, such as a smart phone USB charger not included. Other features include keypad entry, battery low alert, key lock, Earphone Jack, battery save.

The triple-conversion design ensures excellent Performance. Close call rf capture technology instantly tunes to signals from nearby transmitters and the Priority Scan function Scans the channels you have designated as priority channels. Excellent entry level portable scanner this scanner is not for receiving digital communications e. G. Listen to over 32, racing, noaa weather reports, cb radio, marine, ham radio, non-digital police/fire/emergency, civil aircraft, railroad, 000 FREQUENCIES: Get started listening right away with convenient pre-sets for the most popular searches.

For digital scanners please look at other leading Uniden models such as the BCD436HP. Pc programing lets you program your scanner using your pc. You can also charge rechargeable Ni-MH batteries in the unit using the USB cable. 2 - two aa alkaline batteries not included. 3 - two aa rechargeable Ni-MH batteries not included.
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ManufacturerUniden #ad
Height2.4 Inches
Length7.5 Inches
Weight1 Pounds
Width4.5 Inches
Part NumberSR30C
ModelSR30C
Warranty1 Year Manufacturer

6. Uniden

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Racing, and Non-Digital Police/Fire/Public Safety., Uniden Bearcat BC125AT Handheld Scanner, NASCAR, Marine, Railroad, Aviation, PC Programable, Close Call Technology, 500-Alpha-Tagged Channels

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Uniden #ad - Lightwieght portable design, or on outings. Get started listening right away with convenient pre-sets for the most popular searches. Project 25, dmr, such as models BCD436HP, or HomePatrol-2. Search more efficiently with 500 alpha-tagged channels finding the channel you want to listen to is easy, with 500 channels divided into 10 storage banks.

Some police/fire/emergency/public Safety Agencies in larger cities are switching over to DIGITAL Trunking systems. Organize your channels by department, or any other way you prefer. Excellent hand-held scanner please note: model bc125at is not suitable for trunking or digital radio system monitoring, bcd996p2, you need to upgrade to a uniden digital model “d” stands for digital, NXDN. Listen to over 40, aircraft, marine, you can listen to both civilian and military bands, ambulance, Amateur radio services, 000 FREQUENCIES, including non-digital police, fire, Weather, Civil Air, railroad, and Racing events.

Listen in and stay informed, this sophisticated scanner has 500 alpha-tagged channels in a convenient compact design with loads of features. It packs plenty of features, take this Bearcat handheld radio scanner with you on the road, the orange backlight display is easy to read, even in low light conditions. If you live in an area where trunking or Digital Radio systems are used, BCD536HP, BCD325P2, e. G. Alpha tagging lets you assign names to your channels, area of interest, location, so you can keep track of who you are listening to.
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ManufacturerUniden #ad
Height7.28 Inches
Length4.33 Inches
Weight1.01 Pounds
Width2.17 Inches
Part NumberBC125AT
ModelBC125AT
Warranty1 Year Liminted

7. Uniden

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APCO P25 Phase 1 and 2! Covers USA and Canada, TrunkTracker V and S,A,M,E, Emergency/Weather Alert, Quick Record and Playback, Uniden HomePatrol-2 Color Touchscreen Simple Program Digital Scanner

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Uniden #ad - Optional GPS receiver also available. This model lets you quickly hear communications systems used by Public Safety, Police, Aircraft, Ambulance, Fire, Weather, Military, and more. To power the unit and/or charge the nimh batteries, it comes with a USB cable. Included Components: Unit.

Simply enter your zip code and home Patrol-2 does the rest. You can tune to your local fire station or police department or to any open two-way radio transmission. Please note: an ac or dc power adapter is not included. Included in the box: homepatrol-2 scanner, desk Stand, 4 x aa nimh rechargeable Batteries, Flex Antenna, USB Cable, SMA to BNC Adapter. This scanner makes it easy to listen to transmissions in your area. Use the digital touch screen to see a list of radio services and choose the ones you want to listen to. Whether it is across town or across the street, HomePatrol-2 keeps you informed.

Instruction Guide. The uniden homepatrol-2 is one of the most popular digital police scanners on the market. Covers uSA and Canada. Please use this cable to connect your homepatrol‐2 to a standard Smart Phone USB Power Adapter not included, or connect it to your computer’s USB Port with DC5V power output not included. Digital capable, motorola, edacs, ltr, non-proprietary radio systems including APCO-25 Phase I and Phase II digital, receives all unencrypted, conventional analog and P25 digital channels.
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ManufacturerUniden #ad
Height6.43 Inches
Length4.25 Inches
Weight1.15 Pounds
Width3.75 Inches
Part NumberHomePatrol-2
ModelHomePatrol-2
Warranty1 year

8. Uniden

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300MHz with BNC-Male Connector, Uniden BC365CRS 500 Channel Scanner and Alarm Clock & Tram 1089-BNC Scanner Mini-Magnet Antenna VHF/UHF/800MHz-1

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Uniden #ad - Product 2: 800mhz-960mhz 3Dbi Gain. Product 1: built in alarm clock lets you wake to your favorite FM station, a weather channel, or scanning. Product 1: includes 500 channels in 10 Banks for scanning local public safety and other interesting frequencies. Product 2: 136mhz-150mhz vHF 2. 14dbi Gain. Product 1: built-in fm radio with 30 FM presets, lets you listen to your local radio stations. Product 1: easily search bands commonly used for Police, Fire/EMS, Aircraft, Amateur Radio, and Marine transmissions. Also has Snooze and Sleep. Product 2: 400mhz-470mhz UHF 3Dbi Gain.
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9. Uniden

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Uniden BCD325P2 Handheld TrunkTracker V Scanner. 25,000 Dynamically Allocated Channels. Close Call RF Capture Technology. Location-Based Scanning and S.A.M.E. Weather Alert. Compact Size.

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Uniden #ad - Uniden police scanners feature simple to set up keys to the systems you want to hear. System / channel number Tagging - provides rapid access to a specific system or channel. The bcd325p2 comes equipped with uniden exclusive features like advanced Dynamic Memory System, Close Call RF Capture Technology, and GPS compatibility.

It also includes support for the latest APCO Project 25 Phase II systems. During a noaa weather or emergency Alert, a code for your specific location will alert you to severe conditions in your immediate area. Gps location-based scanning, connect this scanner to an optional GPS receiver and it will automatically select programmed systems based on your exact location. Quick-key system access 100 keys, allows you to quickly access the systems you us the most often.

With close call rf capture technology, this scanner will automatically tune to the signals nearest you, so you can keep track of what's going on in your area. Press them to enable or disable the system. Scan and search 25, 000 channels. Weather alert, supports specific area message encoding weather alerts. You'll save time by scanning only the local signals. Dcs/ctcss rapid decode - instantly detects and Displays the Sub audible Tone So You Can Quickly Determine the System Settings.
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ManufacturerUniden #ad
Height2 Inches
Length10 Inches
Weight1 Pounds
Width1 Inches
Part NumberBCD325P2
ModelBCD325P2
Warranty1 Year Liminted

10. Uniden

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Uniden SDS100 True I/Q Digital Handheld Scanner, Designed for Improved Digital Performance in Weak-Signal and Simulcast Areas, Rugged / Weather Resistant JIS 4 Construction

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Uniden #ad - Sds100: rugged/ weather resistant jis 4 construction. Sds100: li-Ion battery. Sds100: customizable color LCD: user can modify color and what is displayed. Sds100: improved ui with 3 contextual soft keys that Change function based on the current operation. Sds100: true i/q receiver design for improved digital performance in weak-signal and simulcast areas.
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ManufacturerUniden #ad
Height7.5 Inches
Length5.5 Inches
Weight1.5 Pounds
Width1.5 Inches
Part NumberSDS100
ModelSDS100
Warranty1 Year Liminted