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Can you listen to police scanners online in your area?

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As of 2015, several websites, including Boadcastify.com and RadioReference.com, allow users to listen to local police scanners online, according to About.com. Online police scanners are not available in all local communities.

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The websites that provide services for listening to police scanners online also provide the same services for other types of broadcasts, as evidenced on Broadcastify.com. To find a local police scanner requires searching the website. Some websites have a tab to find public safety broadcasts, including police scanners. Other websites require typing Police Scanner, or Scanner, into the search bar.

Some broadcasts are official feeds provided by the local township or community. Other feeds are submitted by users who have police scanners, explains About.com.

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