Cook County / Consolidated Dispatch Centers

Subcategory: Northwest Central Dispatch System (NWCDS)

Unique DB ID: 21741

Handles Police and Fire dispatch for Arlington Heights, Barrington, Barrington Countryside FPD, Buffalo Grove, Elk Grove Village, Hoffman Estates, Inverness Police, Inverness Fire Protection District (formerly Palatine Rural FPD), Mount Prospect, Palatine, Mt. Prospect, Prospect Heights Police, Rolling Meadows, Schaumburg and Streamwood.

Ops are now on STARCOM21, police ops are mostly encrypted, fire ops are not. Traffic is mostly TDMA on STARCOM21 Site 149. 

STARCOM21 Statewide Illinois
Project 25 Phase II
Police ops are mostly encrypted, fire ops are not. All are mostly TDMA (Phase II) on Site 149.

Subcategory Location Data

Latitude: 41.87774 Longitude: -87.76428 Range: 31.05 Type: Defined Coverage

Frequencies

FrequencyLicenseTypeToneAlpha TagDescriptionModeTag
154.23500 BM NWCD Sirens Siren Activation DTMF (Shaumburg?) Telm Emergency Ops
155.02500 BM NWCD ESMARN ESMARN: Siren Activation DTMF Telm Emergency Ops
858.71250KNHJ415 RM NWCD MDTs Mobile Data Terminals Telm Data