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WASHINGON COUNTY/JOHNSON CITY ENCRYPTING SCANNER TRANSMISSIONS

If You Have A Scanner, You Will Notice You Are No Longer Able To Listen To Calls From The Washington County Sheriff’s Office Or The Johnson City Police Department. This Is Because The Two Law Enforcement Agencies Are Working To Prevent Criminals From Using Scanners To Know Where Officers Are At Any Given Time. Johnson City Police Chief Mark Sirois Said The Change Is To Assure Officer Safety.