Grand Traverse County Options for Police, Fire and EMS Scanners.
Most Michigan state agencies, including the State Police, use the statewide MPSCS digital trunked radio system, you need a digital police scanner to listen to this.
Many local and county agencies also use MPSCS, so a digital police scanner is required for these agencies as well.
Most of the rest of the state use various VHF or UHF channels that can be monitored on a basic police scanner.
The best scanner to listen to Grand Traverse County, Michigan, including Traverse City, is a digital trunktracking scanner. They operate most dispatch on the MPSCS APCO25 digital trunked system. Some police, fire and other local operations can be monitored with a basic police scanner.
To monitor the Michigan State Police and other state agencies a digital trunking scanner radio is needed as they operate on the MPSCS APCO25 Digital trunked radio system.
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