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Wichita Falls (EDACS)

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System Name:Wichita Falls (EDACS)
Location:Wichita Falls, TX
System Type:EDACS Standard
System Voice:ProVoice and Analog
Last Updated:February 11, 2017, 9:21 am (General text description updated)

News Update Posted on 2013-02-09 17:46:32

See the system wiki page for radio ID details.

News Update Posted on 2007-11-05 13:30:37

All Fire Units seem to have radio IDs (LIDs) in the 5,000's and 7,000's
All PD units seem to have mobile radio LIDs in the 10,000's
All PD units seem to ahve handheld radio LIDs in the 15,000's
All dispatch consoles seem to have LID's in the 16,000's

News Update Posted on 2005-06-03 12:57:25

The capability of American Medical Response (AMR) to talk to the FD from their ambulances and base station, via radio, has ended with the installation of the new system.

News Update Posted on 2005-05-05 15:34:09

Police switched to ProVoice mode on May 2, 2005. Fire is still in analog mode. No plans to use ProVoice at this time for the fire talkgroups.

News Update Posted on 2005-03-04 12:12:44

Radio testing is being conducted on several talkgroups.

News Update Posted on 2005-02-25 12:37:06

March 23, 2005 is the projected switchover date from the UHF system now used to the EDACS system. It may run in the analog mode for a few days before moving to the ProVoice mode. The fire department units will not be using ProVoice mode.

News Update Posted on 2005-02-18 05:55:44

Radio technicians from Daily/Wells have been doing extension testing this past week in both analog mode and in the ProVoice mode.

News Update Posted on 2005-01-26 09:48:03

LCN is confirmed as shown below.

News Update Posted on 2004-12-23 08:41:32

System is on the air now. 857.9625 control channel (LCN 2). No ESK and no active talkgroups after listening for a few hours.

Misc System Information

EDACS system is now off the air. All users have been migrated to the P25 Trunked system:





ProVoice digital simulcast system for public safety with sites at:
- Water Tank, 6th Street and Denver
- Transfer Station, West of Lawrence and North of Call Field Road
- Water Tank, Northwest Highway 287 and Wellington Road
- Water Tank, Puckett Road


System Frequencies
Red (c) are primary control channels | Blue (a) are alternate control channels | Site Map(s): FCC Callsigns RR Locations

001 (1) Simulcast02 857.9625c  03 858.4625c  04 858.9625c  05 859.4625c 

System Talkgroups
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Police Talkgroups

DEC AFS Mode  Alpha TagDescriptionTag  
1041 08-021 DE WFPD Pri A Police Dispatch Primary A  Law Dispatch 
1042 08-022 M WFPD Records Police Records  Law Tac 
1043 08-023 DE WFPD Talk Police Talk  Law Talk 
1044 08-024 M WFPD SE 1 Police Special Events 1  Law Talk 
1045 08-025 M WFPD SE 2 Police Special Events 2  Law Talk 
1048 08-030 M WFPD CSI Police CSI  Law Talk 
1057 08-041 M WFPD Pri B Police Dispatch Primary B  Law Tac 
1067 08-053 M WFPD/FD IO Police/Fire Interoperability/Events  Interop 

Fire Talkgroups

DEC AFS Mode  Alpha TagDescriptionTag  
784 06-020 M WFFD Disp Fire Dispatch  Fire Dispatch 
801 06-041 D WFFD TAC 1 Fire TAC 1  Fire-Tac 
1069 08-055 A WFFD Sec Fire Secondary  Fire-Tac 

Other Talkgroups

DEC AFS Mode  Alpha TagDescriptionTag  
1085 08-075 M RadioTech2 Radio Maintenance 2  Public Works 
1086 08-076 M RadioTech1 Radio Maintenance 1  Public Works 

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