TELECOMMUNICATIONS

Radio Frequencies

Through a partnership with the City of Salisbury, Rowan County utilizes an 800Mhz trunked radio system for all public safety and most local government communications. The system operates on 20 radio channels, on the following frequencies:

Transmit Frequency, Mhz

Receive Frequency, Mhz

854.737500

 809.737500

859.212500

 814.212500

858.212500

 813.212500

857.212500

 812.212500

856.212500

 811.212500

856.562500

 811.562500

859.262500

 814.262500

858.262500

 813.262500

857.262500 

 812.262500

856.262500

 811.262500

854.037500

 809.037500

859.426500

 814.462500

858.462500

 813.462500

857.462500

 812.462500

856.462500

 811.462500

855.362500

 810.362500

859.962500

 814.962500

858.962500

 813.962500

857.962500

 812.962500

856.962500

 811.962500


 

Connected with the system the EMS dispatch, Rowan County Fire dispatch, NC Emergency Management and NC Fire Mutual Aid talkgroups are also linked to VHF frequencies.

EMS Dispatch 155.715
County Fire Dispatch 154.250
NC Emergency Management 47.50
Fire Mutual Aid 154.280
Law Enforcement Mutual Aid 453.700

For citizens who have purchased a "Trunk Tracker" scanner, below are the programming codes:

Rowan County Sheriff's Office Talkgroups
Dispatch 1 1872
Dispatch 2 6096
Salisbury Police Department Talkgroups
Dispatch 1 80
Dispatch 2 112
Salisbury Fire Department Talkgroups
Fire Dispatch 752
Rowan County Fire Talkgroups
County Fire Dispatch 12961
Rowan County EMS Talkgroups
EMS / Rescue Dispatch 14882
State of North Carolina Talkgroups
State Highway Patrol Dispatch 58403
1 Linked to 154.25 MHz
2 Linked to 155.715 MHz
3 Linked to 42.94 MHz