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Local police switched to digital. A good digital scanner is $400 plus. So I programmed a Fire tablet as a scanner. Works good, just not enough volume. Looking for a small, cheap, speaker that will plug into the headphone port.
 

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I downloaded Police scanner 5-0
Free, but the pop in and request the upgrade version
 

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Local police switched to digital. A good digital scanner is $400 plus. So I programmed a Fire tablet as a scanner. Works good, just not enough volume. Looking for a small, cheap, speaker that will plug into the headphone port.
If the tablet has bluetooth, any cheap wireless speaker should work.
 

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Most police departments in my area use 800mhz, and are encrypted so you can't hear what they say.
 

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Most police departments in my area use 800mhz, and are encrypted so you can't hear what they say.
I can't hear what they say anyway because they talk in 2 or 3 word sentences with high pitched static and screechy radio sounds in between the back and forth conversations.
 

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