Ventura County Options for Police, Fire and EMS Scanners.
The California Highway Patrol (CHP) uses VHF low-band radio communications which can be monitored on any scanner. Cal Fire is high-band and also analog.
Ventura County, California uses conventional analog police and fire radio communications systems except for the Simi Valley Police Department which uses conventional digital communications. Any police scanner will work in Ventura County, from low-end to high-end models. The best Tulare County police and fire scanner is a basic model , unless you want to monitor Simi Valley police which requires a digital scanner.
Please click on the links below for online and printed radio resources for this county: