Wichita County Options for Police, Fire and EMS Scanners.
Wichita Police and Fire radio communications now operate on a digital EDACS(tm) trunking radio system. Most communications cannot be decoded on any scanner. Some communications, particularly for the fire department, may still be analog and receivable. For details see the radioreference.com link below. Wichita County, Texas, uses analog radio frequencies that are not trunked or digital communications. The best Wichita County scanner is a trunking model although most of the city of Wichita public safety is not receiveable. Also, the Texas DPS are switching to an APCO-25 digital radio system. If you wish to monitor Texas DPS you should consider a digital police scanner. Please click on the links below for online and printed radio resources for this county: