Topeka Options for Police, Fire and EMS Scanners.
The Kansas Highway Patrol, KDOT and other state agencies uses a statewide digital Motorola trunking system called KSICS (Kansas Statewide Interoperable Communications System).
For more information about Kansas State radio systems please see the RadioReference.com link.
Most counties and cities use a variety of conventional channels while some, especially in the Kansas City area, use a variety of trunked radio systems.
We recommend a digital police scanner for most listeners in Kansas.
A trunktracking police scanner is needed for many county and local Police, Fire and Ambulance radio communications in Shawnee County, Kansas, including Topeka. Many operations use a Motorola trunked radio system.
Many other operations can be heard with a basic police scanner
To monitor the Kansas Highway Patrol, KDOT and other state agencies a digital trunking scanner radio is needed as they operate on the statewide Kansas Statewide Interoperable Communications System (KSICS) digital Motorola 800 MHz. trunked radio system
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