Calhoun County (IL)

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County #007/17013 Population 5322 (1990) 253.8 sqm Neighboring Counties: Pike, Jersey, Greene, St. Charles MO, Lincoln MO, Pike MO

Calhoun County Public Safety

Sheriff's Department

  • Webpage
  • Dispatches all Police, Fire & EMS agencies in the county. (County still has Basic 911)
  • Uses the High Band repeater (shared with Highway Department) but uses low band for Mobile Extenders and when the Highway Department needs to use the repeater.
  • Sheriff's Department serves all municipalities in the county. Hardin PD is only Part-time.
  • WEF962 Microwave 2143.6 800KF9W Sheriff @ Merle Inman Farm [Exp 7/00] Transmitter to reciever WEF862 [Expired]

Old Low Band - No Longer in use

 39.50000  156.16500  KDJ430 	M  047 DPL  Calh SD MX    Sheriff: Mobile Extenders
                                                              (VHF Portable to car, out on 39.5)   FM  Law Tac 
 39.50000             KDJ430 	BM 047 DPL  Calh SD 39.5  Sheriff: Back-up/Secondary/Car-to-Car
                                                              /Link to Greene County Sheriff       FM  Law Tac 
 39.12000             KDJ430 	B  047 DPL  Calh SD LB-B  Sheriff: Old Low Band (Base to Mobile)   FM  Law Tac 
 39.94000             KDJ430 	M  047 DPL  Calh SD LB-M  Sheriff: Old Low Band (Mobile to Base)   FM  Law Tac 
 39.38000             KDJ430 	M           Calh SD LB-C  Old Sheriff Car-to-Car [Expired]         FM  Law Tac 
 39.46000             KDJ430 	B  CSQ      S/W P2P Low   Old Point-to-Point                       FM  Law Tac 
453.41250  458.41250  WNZA819 	M           Calh SD RF1   Remote Receive Links [No longer in use]  FM  Deprecated

Law Units

  • "CL"-("See-El") CL-1,2,3,4,5,8 (9 used to be Ambulance)
  • Hardin 1, 2

Maps and Images

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Calhoun Medical Center (Hardin)

8/12 - Old hospital, formerly associated with Illini Medical Group, near closing, very little support, doctors or money left in this rural area

  • Heliport 36LL (123.05 RDO-CTL) only approved for daylight conditions due to terrain in area


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