System Talkgroups
(Based on monitoring)
(As you can see there are lots of holes to fill in this list! University claims ~40 talk groups on the system!)

Details added in Red from Dave Hershey



System Information

    System ID: 3a37
    Motorola Type II

7 channels

    855.2375 MHz
    856.2625 (used for CW IDs and encrypted traffic)
    856.7125
    857.2526
    858.2625
    859.2625
    860.2625

Talkgroups

 TT    Hex
 IDs   Grp.                     User(s)
----- -----
  48  0030     temp. use by fire police, with radios provided by police dept. (mention "metro")
  80  0050     Police (mention "Tac")
  88  0058     encrypted
 144  0090     unknown [PD]
 176  00B0     Jordan Center [Special Ops]
 208  00D0     Police [County]
 272  0110     unknown (trucks 8,45) [Pub Works - Electric]
 304  0130     unknown (boro maintenance?)
 336  0150     unknown
 368  0170     unknown [SC Parking Enforcement]
 400  0190     University student auxiliary
 432  01B0     University escorts
 497  01f1     Hrd with county-wide police bulletin
 656  0290     police [SC]
 664  0298     police (encrypted) hrd on ID channel
 688  02b0     unknown
 752  02f0     University police, parking during football games & Jordan Center events
 880  0370     unknown [SC Sewer]
 912  0390     streets (truck 41)
 944  03b0     Boro water department (truck 134, 136; station 4)
1008  03f0     University Parking Enforcement
1136  0470     University police (4xxx units)
1168  0490     Food service
1200  04B0     University Maintenance
1232  04d0     unknown
1264  04f0     unknown
1296  0510     State College Borough grounds
1328  0530     EMS
1360  0550     EMS?
1392  0570     EMS
1456  05b0     maintenance?
1904  0770     Boro Grounds/refuse? (Unit 2,7)
1968  07B0     police
2064  0810     police (37xx, 38xx units)
2096  0830     police (38xx units-Patton Twp.)
2128  0850     police (37xx unit-Ferguson Twp.)
2160  0870     Jordan Center channel 1/2
2192  0890     Jordan Center channel 2
2224  08B0     Jordan Center channel 3 - seating
2256  08D0     Jordan Center channel 4 - admissions
2288  08F0     Jordan Center channel 5
2320  0910     Jordan Center channel 6
2352  0930     Jordan Center
2512  09d0     Grounds? ("Ferguson 1")

Also individual units talking private to each other appear with their individual radio ID as the group ID; these show up on a Tracker/OS535 scanner but *not* on a Uniden Trunktracker!


Last revised 4/21/02