“I think we should be allowed to hear it. It’s a public service, isn’t it?”

Angela Matthews, Mount Vernon

“I’m against it. The 911 money needs to go to 911 instead of encrypting.”

Diana Baker, Mount Vernon

“I’m not sure I would be upset about encrypting the scanners, especially with the terrorists and other things the police need to talk about.”

Dan Queen, Redford, Mich.

“I’m a retired deputy and I’m all for it.”

Matt Garner, Gambier

“I think that’s fine. I don’t have a problem with it. Sometimes people get a little too nosy.”

Karen Hill, Mount Vernon

“I think it’s fine. I don’t have a problem with it personally.”

Robert Cannon, Fredericktown



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