Ohio Statewide Public Safety (Ohio)

Last Updated: August 28, 2016, 3:18 pm


Public Safety

Fire/EMS/Emergency Services Common

Squelch usage varies depending on agency or county. Some use carrier squelch, others PL or DPL. 155.340 is commonly used around Ohio to contact hospital ER with patient reports.

FrequencyLicenseTypeToneAlpha TagDescriptionModeTag
153.830Varies BM CSQ OH State Fgnd Statewide fireground FMN Fire-Tac
155.340Varies BM CSQ OH Hospital Hospital common FMN Hospital
155.805Varies BM CSQ OH State EMA Statewide EMA common FMN Emergency Ops
Law Enforcement Common

These frequencies are used daily for law enforcement interoperability. The LEERN frequencies are licensed to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, and tests are conducted on LEERN 1 each morning on the hour corresponding to the district number (District 1 at 1:00 am, District 2 at 2:00 am, and so on). State Band and NALEMARS are typically licensed to individual agencies as needed.

FrequencyLicenseTypeToneAlpha TagDescriptionModeTag
154.935Varies BM CSQ LEERN 1 Law Enforcement Emergency Radio Network - Primary FMN Law Tac
154.680Varies BM CSQ LEERN 2 Law Enforcement Emergency Radio Network - Alternate FMN Law Tac
155.370Varies BM CSQ State Band Interagency point to point FMN Law Talk