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Pro tip: Plug in your Tesla S when clocking off, lest you run out of juice mid hot pursuit

Paul Hovnanian Silver badge

"CB radio scanners"

Not CB radio. We (on this side of the pond) have available VHF/UHF analog/digital trunked radio scanners. And not many police departments encrypt their traffic (it decreases their comms reliability). Even an SDR dongle and some clever software will get you a good bit of the way there.

There are some streaming audio web sites that rebroadcast police and fire radio traffic. So you don't even need to invest in a radio.

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