Author Archives: Jonathan Higgins

Why Do I Need a Uniden Scanner with Internet Scanner Apps?

One common question people have in today‚Äôs Internet and app heavy environments is whether a handheld Uniden scanner or Whistler scanner is really necessary since people can access online police scanners. Handheld police scanners are still an essential piece of … Continue reading

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Selecting Your First Radio Scanner

Buying your first radio scanner requires understanding the differences between radio systems and scanner frequencies. While you do not need to know exactly how each radio system works, you do need to know which ones are used in your area. … Continue reading

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What Is the Best Police Scanner?

One frequently asked question by people in the scanner world, as well as those interested in purchasing their first new scanner, is which one is the best police scanner to own. The most straightforward answer is: it depends on the … Continue reading

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The Easy Way to Program and Load Scanner Codes into Police Scanners

There are numerous methods for programming and loading scanner codes into police radio scanners. The most appropriate method for your scanner radio depends on the make, model, and type of scanner. Some scanner models are simple and easy to program, … Continue reading

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10 Uses for Your Police Scanner

People use police scanner radios for a variety of different purposes and reasons to monitor communications in their area over public radio broadcasts. The types of transmissions they are able to listen to does depend on the make and model … Continue reading

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Give Bearcat Scanners as Holiday Gifts

Are you looking for a last minute holiday gift for those difficult people on your list? Why not consider getting them a Whistler or Bearcat scanner as a gift? These radio scanners are the perfect gift for anyone who likes … Continue reading

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2014 Holiday Shopping Tips

It’s that time of the year again for finding the right gift for that special loved one. How about a scanner? Here are 4 things you should keep in mind when buying a scanner. 1. What type of scanner would … Continue reading

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