RADIO FREQUENCIES

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A listing of known radio frequencies for the Chicago Police Department, Chicago Fire Department & select miscellaneous frequencies.

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|  CHICAGO FIRE DEPARTMENT  |  CHICAGO POLICE DEPARTMENT  |  MISCELLANEOUS  |

CHICAGO FIRE DEPARTMENT


Description Frequency Call Sign Alpha Tag Tone
EMS: North Side (Main) 460.600 KXZ273 Chi EMS Nort 156.7 PL
EMS: South Side (Englewood) 460.625 KXZ273 Chi EMS Sout 156.7 PL
EMS: EMT Command 462.975 KNFH932 Chi EMS Cmd4 156.7 PL
EMS: Data / Auxiliary 462.950 KXM321 MED-9 173.8 PL
F1 – North Side Dispatch 154.130 KSC711 Chi FD MainN 156.7 PL
F2 – South Side Dispatch 153.770 KSC711 Chi FD Englw 156.7 PL
F3 – Administration 153.220 KSC711 Chi FD Admin 156.7 PL
F5 –
Command
154.385 KSC711 Chi FD Comm 156.7 PL
F6 –
Haz Mat
154.385 KSC711 Chi FD HazMt 131.8 PL
Fireground 1 153.830 KSC711 Chi FD FG1 156.7 PL
Fireground 2 154.295 KSC711 MABAS Blue 91.5 PL
Fireground 3 154.295      
High Rise Tactical (Fire, Police, EMS) 155.970 KC5285 Chi HRT1  
High Rise Tactical (Fire, Police, EMS) 156.000 KC5285 Chi HRT2  
High Rise Tactical (Fire, Police, EMS) 158.880 KC5285 Chi HRT3  
High Rise Tactical – Mobile Extenders (Fire, Police, EMS) 158.910 KC5285 Chi HRT MX1  
High Rise Tactical – Mobile Extenders (Fire, Police, EMS) 158.940 KC5285 Chi HRT MX2  
High Rise Tactical – Mobile Extenders (Fire, Police, EMS) 158.970 KC5285 Chi HRT MX3  
High Rise Tactical – Mobile Extenders (Fire, Police, EMS) 159.390 KC5285 Chi HRT MX4  
High Rise Tactical – Mobile Extenders (Fire, Police, EMS) 159.450 KC5285 Chi HRT MX5  
MABAS Mutual Aid North (NIFERN) 154.265 KSC711 IFERN 210.7 PL
MABAS Mutual Aid South 154.280 KSC711 MABAS White  
MED-1 – Ambulance to Hospital: 463.000 KXM321 MED-1 156.7 PL
    Illinois Masonic,  Mount Sinai
MED-2 – Ambulance to Hospital: 463.025 KXM321 MED-2 14.2 PL
    Stroger (Cook County), Mount Sinai, Our Lady of Resurrection (OLR)
MED-3 – Ambulance to Hospital: 463.050 KXM321 MED-3 156.7 PL
    Michael Reese, Northwestern
MED-4 – Ambulance to Hospital: 463.075 KXM321 MED-4 156.7 PL
    Michael Reese, Northwestern
MED-5 – Ambulance to Hospital: 463.100 KXM321 MED-5 173.8 PL
    Northwestern, Our Lady of Resurrection (OLR), Trinity
MED-6 – Ambulance to Hospital: 463.125 KXM321 MED-6 156.7 PL
    Northwestern, Resurrection, University of Chicago Medical Center
MED-7 – Ambulance to Hospital: 463.150 KXM321 MED-7 173.8 PL
    Illinois Masonic, Stroger (Cook County), University of Chicago Medical Center
MED-8 – Ambulance to Hospital: 463.175 KXM321 MED-8 146.2 PL
    Illinois Masonic,  Northwestern Memorial, University of Chicago Medical Center
MED-9 – Ambulance to Hospital 463.950 KXM321 MED-9 173.8 PL

CHICAGO POLICE DEPARTMENT


Description Frequency Call Sign Alpha Tag Tone
Citywide 1 460.125 KSJ745 Chi PD C/W 173.8 PL
Citywide 2 460.175 KSJ745 Chi PD C/W 123.0 PL
Citywide 3 460.275 KSJ745 Chi PD C/W 141.3 PL
Citywide 4 460.325 KSJ745 Chi PD C/W 192.8 PL
Citywide 5 460.350 KNBM249 Chi PD C/W 97.4 PL
Citywide 6 460.250 KSJ745 Chi PD C/W 162.2 PL
Citywide 7 460.300 KSJ745 Chi PD C/W 131.8 PL
Citywide 8 460.525 KA83507 Chi PD C/W 179.9 PL
Mounted Units 460.587 WPMG842 Chi PD C/W 91.5 PL
Zone 1: Districts 16 & 17 460.475 KAZ998 Chi PD Z 1 107.2 PL
Zone 2: District 19 460.050 KAZ996 Chi PD Z 2 127.3 PL
Zone 3: Districts 12 & 14 460.225 KNBJ580 Chi PD Z 3 110.9 PL
Zone 4: Districts 1 & 18 460.150 KSJ745 Chi PD Z 4 114.8 PL
Zone 5: District 2 460.500 KBA201 Chi PD Z 5 167.9 PL
Zone 6: Districts 7 & 8 460.400 KBA636 Chi PD Z 6 156.7 PL
Zone 7: District 3 460.075 KAZ999 Chi PD Z 7 146.2 PL
Zone 8: Districts 4 & 6 460.200 KAZ997 Chi PD Z 8 136.5 PL
Zone 9: Districts 5 & 22 460.025 KTO317 Chi PD Z 9 91.5 PL
Zone 10: Districts 10 & 11 460.100 KBA200 Chi PD Z 10 151.4 PL
Zone 11: Districts 20 & 24 460.375 KUN507 Chi PD Z 11 186.2 PL
Zone 12: Districts 15 & 25 460.425 KAG839 Chi PD Z 12 94.8 PL
Zone 13: Districts 9 460.450 KXV838 Chi PD Z 13 103.5 PL

MISCELLANEOUS


Description Frequency Call Sign Alpha Tag Tone
Illinois State Police – District Chicago (North) 866.8875      
Illinois State Police – District Chicago (South) 866.4125      
Illinois State Police – District Chicago (EDACS
Backup)
154.935   ISP DCh HF-2  
Illinois State Police – District Chicago (Car to
Car)
154.460   ISP DCh HF-4 CSQ
Illinois State Police – Governors Detail 154.710 KA5825 ISP Exec Sec 110.9 PL
National Weather Service 162.550 KWO39 NWS 162.55 CSQ
Nationwide Law Enforcement Emergency 155.475 KA5825 ISPERN CSQ
Salvation Army Trucks 461.500