Russell County Options for Police, Fire and EMS Scanners.
Virginia is in the process of building a VHF high-band digital trunking radio system known as STARS (Statewide Agencies Radio System). The system is being used by the Virginia State Police in wide swaths of the state as well as by Corrections, Fish & Game, Emergency Management and others. However the older State Police system is still being used in some areas. This is a conventional high-band radio system. A digital scanner is the best choice for Virginia state agencies as it will work on the new and the older legacy systems.
Russell County, Virginia uses conventional analog police and fire radio communications systems. Any police scanner will work in Russell County, from low-end to high-end models. The best Russell County police and fire scanner is a basic model.
Please click on the links below for online and printed radio resources for this county: