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DeKalb County (IL)

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DeKalb County Government

DeKalb County Sheriff's Department

  • Sheriff's Dept. uses MDTs
  • Map of Fire District in Northern Illinois
  • DeKalb County Dispatch licensed to transmit on
    • KBX739
      • IEMA Direction and Control 45.44, 103.5 PL
      • IEMA ESDA Statewide 155.025 high band (CSQ) or Narrowband (123.0 PL)
      • I-REACH 155.055 (All PL tones)
    • KFF244
      • All County Highway Department channels
    • KSA291
      • 39.5 is licensed to DeKalb County Dispatch, Unknown what it is used for no traffic is heard on there
      • DeKalb PD Alternative/Simalcast 155.250
      • ISPERN - 155.370
      • Old Sheriffs Dispatch 154.860 and Input Frequency 155.970
    • WPJP732
      • County Fire Dispatch - 153.485
      • MABAS Fireground Red - 153.830
      • MABAS Fireground Gold - 153.8375
      • MABAS IFERN - 154.265
      • MABAS Fireground Black - 154.2725
      • MABAS Fireground White - 154.280
      • MABAS Fireground Gray - 154.2875
      • MABAS Firegrpund Blue - 154.295
      • MABAS IFERN 2 - 154.3025
      • County Fire Dispatch Input - 159.015

Kirkland

  • Kirkland PD - Dispatched on TG-0148 on the DeKalb County Public Safety System
  • Kirkland FD - Dispatch - 153.485 (PL Tone - 192.8)
    • County Fire Dispatch (153.485 PL192.8) is permanently patched to TG 28 on DCPS P25

Kingston

  • Kingston PD Dispatched on TG-0148 on the DeKalb County Public Safety System
  • Genoa - Kingston FPD Dispatch - 153.485 (PL Tone - 192.8)
    • County Fire Dispatch (153.485 PL192.8) is permanently patched to TG 28 on DCPS P25

Genoa

  • Genoa PD - Dispatched on TG-174 on the DeKalb County Public Safety System
    • Genoa PD Uses Sheriffs Dispatch TG-0148 on the DeKalb County Public Safety System between 1830 Hours and 0630 Hours
  • Genoa - Kingston FPD Dispatch - 153.485 (PL Tone - 192.8)
    • County Fire Dispatch (153.485 PL192.8) is permanently patched to TG 28 on DCPS P25

Sycamore

  • Sycamore PD - Dispatched on TG-174 on the DeKalb County Public Safety System
    • Sycamore PD Uses Sheriffs Dispatch TG-0148 on the DeKalb County Public Safety System between 1830 Hours and 0630 Hours
  • Sycamore FD - Dispatch - 153.485 (PL Tone - 192.8)
    • County Fire Dispatch (153.485 PL192.8) is permanently patched to TG 28 on DCPS P25

Cortland

  • Cortland PD Dispatched on TG-0148 on the DeKalb County Public Safety System
  • Cortland FD Dispatch - 153.485 (PL Tone - 192.8)
    • County Fire Dispatch (153.485 PL192.8) is permanently patched to TG 28 on DCPS P25

DeKalb (City)

  • DeKalb PD - Dispatch is on Illinois Star Comm 21 Site-DeKalb TG-1901
    • Dispatch Simulcast is on 155.250
    • DPD will be merging to TG 51 on the DCPS P25 system in the near future. The dispatch center needs a BDA (Bi-Directinal Antenna) to work with the new system
  • DeKalb FD - Dispatch is on 155.5875 Mhz (PL Tone - 311 DPL)
    • Patch to DCPS P25 will be enabled in the future
  • Northern Illinois University utilizes Illinois StarComm 21 (Site-DeKalb)
    • PD/Public safety - TG-3571
    • Security/Operations - TG-3575
    • Escorts - TG-3577

Malta

  • Malta PD - Dispatched on TG-0148 on the DeKalb County Public Safety System
  • Malta FD - Dispatch - 153.485 (PL Tone - 192.8)
    • County Fire Dispatch (153.485 PL192.8) is permanently patched to TG 28 on DCPS P25
  • Kishwaukee College Security - DMR - 451.3250 Mhz/Color Code 8
  • Kishwaukee College Operations - DMR - 464.47500

Hinckley

  • Hinckley PD - Dispatched on TG-0148 on the DeKalb County Public Safety System
  • Hinckley FD - Dispatch - 153.485 (PL Tone - 192.8)
    • County Fire Dispatch (153.485 PL192.8) is permanently patched to TG 28 on DCPS P25

Waterman

  • Waterman PD - Dispatched on TG-0148 on the DeKalb County Public Safety System
  • Waterman CFPD - Dispatch - 153.485 (PL Tone - 192.8)
    • County Fire Dispatch (153.485 PL192.8) is permanently patched to TG 28 on DCPS P25

Shabbona

  • Shabbona FD - Dispatch - 153.485 (PL Tone - 192.8)
    • County Fire Dispatch (153.485 PL192.8) is permanently patched to TG 28 on DCPS P25

Lee

  • Lee FPD Dispatch - 153.485 (PL Tone - 192.8)
  • Shabbona FD provides ambulance coverage to Lee FPD
    • County Fire Dispatch (153.485 PL192.8) is permanently patched to TG 28 on DCPS P25

Paw Paw (In Lee County)

  • Paw Paw CFPD DeKalb Co Dispatch - 153.485 (PL Tone - 192.8)
  • Paw Paw CFPD Lee Co - Dispatch 154.190 Mhz (DPL Tone - Unknown)
    • County Fire Dispatch (153.485 PL192.8) is permanently patched to TG 28 on DCPS P25

Leland (In LaSalle County

  • Leland PD - Dispatched by ValComm (LaSalle County) 155.490 Mhz (PL Tone of 114.8)
  • Leland FPD - Dispatch - 153.485 (PL Tone - 192.8)
    • County Fire Dispatch (153.485 PL192.8) is permanently patched to TG 28 on DCPS P25

Somonauk

  • Somonauk FD - 153.485 (PL Tone - 192.8)
    • County Fire Dispatch (153.485 PL192.8) is permanently patched to TG 28 on DCPS P25
  • Somonauk PD - Dispatched on TG-0148 on the DeKalb County Public Safety System

Sandwhich

  • Sandwhich PD - Dispatched on TG-0148 on the DeKalb County Public Safety System
  • Sandwhich FD - DB KaneComm (Kendall County) 155.5425 Mhz (PL Tone of 167.9)

DeKalb County Fair - Sandwich

  • 469.5625 D125 AV Techs (stage)
  • 467.8250 D125 Techs @ Mix Boards/Lighting
  • Sheriffs Auxiliary (400s units) use talk group 037 on the DeKalb County Public Saftey System
  • Fair Association possibly using Nextels
  • 464.4250 107.2 PL Midway/concession company

North Central Narcotics Task Force (NCNTF)

A multi-agency task force comprised of officers from various LE Departments and Agencies whose primary objective is to combat illegal narcotics sale and trafficking. Agents rely heavily on Nextel for general communications between each other; but surveillance, undercover operations and surveillance aircraft are generally on the following frequencies

EMS Agencies and Hospitals

A Tec Ambulance

Kishwaukee Community Hospital (DeKalb)

  • Website
  • Most EMS use Kishwaukees's Phone Patient reporting system
  • WPWW258 462.3 Repeater at Sycamore, 464.0 Repeater at DeKalb (NFM)

Kindred Hospital Sycamore

THC - Chicago DBA

  • WQNC921 463.8125, 464.4625 Mobiles (11K) for Ops
  • Kindred Hospital does not take in Medics

Valley West Community Hospital (Sandwich)

  • WQJG315 - also 461.8875 Repeater (NFM)

Municipalities and Districts

Cortland (City)

  • Cortland PD TG-0148/Primary Control 769.83125 Mhz
  • Cortland FD Dispatch - 153.485 (PL Tone - 192.8)

DeKalb (City)

  • City Website
  • Dekalb police is using StarComm 21 as primary and simulcasting on 155.250

Police Department Unit Identifiers

  • ## - Patrol Unit
  • Unit ## - 2 officer unit
  • D-# - Detectives
  • Sam-##- Sergeants
  • CSO-# - Community Service Officers (Part-time, Assists with keys in car or assist motorist calls)
  • XO-# - (Possibly Community Oriented Patrol?)

Police Department Zone

  • Zone 1 - North of Rt 38 (Lincoln Highway) West of First St
  • Zone 2 - North of Rt 38 (Lincoln Highway) East of First St
  • Zone 3 - South of Rt 38 (Lincoln Highway)

Public Works/Airport

  • 453.01250 WNUS530 M DeKCi PW/Ap 1 Public Works / Airport [Expired]
  • 453.33750 WNUS530 M DeKCi PW/Ap 2 Public Works / Airport [Expired]
  • 453.86250 WNUS530 M DeKCi PW/Ap 3 Public Works / Airport [Expired]

DeKalb Park District

  • 453.06250 WQEJ372 M DeKalb Park 2 Park District [Expired]
  • 453.96250 WQEJ372 M DeKalb Park 3 Park District [Expired]

DeKalb Sanitary District

  • WQQQ435, WQQQ417 153.5825 Base/FXO (was 159.705)

Lee

Lee Fire Protection District

Sandwich

  • 460.4500 / 465.4500 WSI994 Public Works (Deleted 11/06. Cell Phones in use.)
  • 453.4375 / 458.4375 KMD404 EMS (Remote Links? or mobile extenders?)
  • 453.4625 / 458.4625 KNCC851 EMS (Remote Links? or mobile extenders?)
  • 952.48125 WPQT893 Multiple Address System (MAS) (Telemetry/Data)
  • 453.2125 / 458.2125 WQU318 ESDA: Remote Receive/Data Link

Sandwich Police/Fire Units

  • Paul-## - Patrol
  • Sam-## - Seargeants
  • Fire - 400s units (Dispatched by KenComm)
  • (Heard Somonauk Ambulance 315 calling Sandwich FPD on KENCOM UHF, uses DeKalb County Fire Dispatch for mutual aid)

Sandwich EMA

Former Listings before edits"

460.55000 	465.55000  	KNCC851 	RM	162 DPL	Sandwich Police	Police: Dispatch (Input 114 DPL) 	FMN 	Law Dispatch 
460.16250 	   	KNCC851 	M		Sand Police Port	Police: Portables 	FMN 	Law Tac 
154.99500 	153.90500  	WSI994 	RM	103.5 PL	Sandwich ESDA 1	ESDA 	FMN 	Emergency Ops 
155.80500 	   	WQU318 	BM	315 DPL	Sand ESDA 2	ESDA 	FMN 	Emergency Ops 
155.92500 	   	WSI994 	BM		Sand ESDA 3	ESDA 	FMN 	Emergency Ops 
39.18000 	   	WSI994 	BM	CSQ	Sand EMA LB	EMA: Simplex / Police: Alternate 	FM 	Emergency Ops 
45.28000 	   	WSI994 	B	315 DPL	Sand ESDA 4	ESDA: Alerting Receivers 	FM 	Emergency Ops 
155.22000 	   	KMD404 	M		Sandwch EMS	EMS 	FMN 	EMS Dispatch 
155.92500 	   	WSI994 	BM		Sndwich PubWrks	Street/Water Department 	FMN 	Public Works 
155.14500 	   	WBV745 	BM		Sandwich PubWrk2	Public Works 	FMN 	Public Works 
460.45000 	465.45000  	WSI994 	RM		SndwchStreet	Street Department 	FMN 	Public Works 

Shabbona

Shabbona Community Fire Protection District

  • Medic: 1-IDA-19, 1-IDA-39
  • Shabbona Fire Department provides ambulances for Lee FPD in Lee

Somonauk

Somonauk Community Emergency Ambulance Somonauk Fire Protection District

  • Uses KENCOM UHF for inbound mutual aid calls, also heard Somonauk Ambulance 315 calling Sandwich FPD on KENCOM UHF

Sycamore

Codes, Unit Lists, Pager Tones

Public Safety Unit #'s

  • Unit 454 - Sandwich EMA Mobile Command Post (decommissioned 2012)

DeKalb County Sheriff's Department

  • Post 1  Sheriff's Department / Jail
  • Post 2  Court House
  • Post 3  Individual officer's residence
  • Post 301 Genoa PD Station
  • Post 601 Sycamore PD/FD Station
  • Post 711 Kishwaukee Community College
  • Post 801 DeKalb PD
  • Post 901 Cortland PD Station
  • Post 1300 Village of Shabbona
  • Post 1400 Hinckley PD Station
  • Post 1401 Waterman PD Station
  • Post 1402 Waterman Sheriff Sub-Station
  • Post 1600 Malta PD Station
  • M-11  State Maintenance Garage (Fairview & Glidden, at I-88 interchange)
  • Post 1901 Sandwhich PD Station
  • Code 1 En-route no lights/sirens
  • Code 2 En-route lights no sirens
  • Code 3 En-route Lights & Sirens
  • Code 4 Personal break
  • Code 5
  • Code 6 Refueling - Location
  • Code 180 Cannabis
  • Code 200 Heroin
  • Code 220 Underage drinking
  • Code 600
  • Code 601
  • Code 602 Building Security Check
  • Code 604 Extra Patrol
  • Code 605 Sex offender residency check
  • Code 607 Papers being served
  • Code 642 Suicidal subject
  • Code A Subject is Cooperating
  • Code B
  • Code C
  • Code D
  • Code E
  • Code X
  • J3 Male Subject
  • J5 Female Subject

Sheriff's Department Unit Designations

  • Zebra Units County Sheriff Deputies
  • Z-01  Sheriff
  • Z-02  Chief Deputy
  • Z-03  Lieutenant
  • Z-04  Lieutenant
  • Z-(11-14) Sergeants
  • Z-(15-99) Patrol Deputies
  • K9-#  K-9 Units
  • K9-1  Sergeant
  • David Units Detectives
  • Charlie Units Corrections
  • 400 Units Sheriff's Auxiliary
  • 500 Units Sycamore Police
  • 700 Units Genoa Police
  • 800 Units Coroner's Office (801 = Coroner)
  • 920, 9200 Units Hinckley Police
  • 930, 9300 Units Waterman Police
  • 940, 9400 Units Kingston Police
  • 950, 9500 Units Kirkland Police
  • 960, 9600 Units Malta Police
  • 970, 9700 Units Cortland Police
  • 990, 9900 Units Somonauk Police
  • 5100 Units Maple Park Police (Mainly dispatched via KaneComm, but will occasionally be heard on DeKalb Co)
  • DeKalb City units will identify themselves using either their car number (300's) or unit number when contacting the Sheriff's Dept.
  • Sandwhich PD
    • Paul-## Patrol
    • Sam-## Seargeants

DCSO Patrol Zones

  • Zone 3 (South) - South County Line to Perry Rd
  • Zone 2 (Central) - Perry Rd to Rt 64
  • Zone 1 (North) - Rt 64 to North County Line Rd

Pager Tones

Agency
Use
Freq.
Tone A
Tone B
Length
DeKalb Fire Department Station 1 155.5875 (311 DPL) 573 609 1x3 seconds
Station 2 155.5875 (311 DPL) 573 634 1x3 seconds
Station 3 155.5875 (311 DPL) 573 668 1x3 seconds
Shift 1 Recall 155.5875 (311 DPL) 609 573 1x3 seconds
Shift 2 Recall 155.5875 (311 DPL) 634 573 1x3 seconds
Shift 3 Recall 155.5875 (311 DPL) 668 573 1x3 seconds
Department Recall 155.5875 (311 DPL) 573 - 8 Seconds
Full Still/All Call 155.5875 (311 DPL) 927 - 8 Seconds
Kirkland Fire Department 153.485 (192.8 PL) 368.5 1185.2 1x3 seconds
Genoa - Kingston Fire 153.485 (192.8 PL) 861 409 1x3 seconds
Genoa - Kingston Rescue 153.485 (192.8 PL) 1396 409 1x3 seconds
Sycamore Fire Department Station 1 Still Alarm 153.485 (192.8 PL) 448 496 1x3 seconds
Station 2 Still Alarm 153.485 (192.8 PL) 448 529 1x3 seconds
Shift/Department Recall 153.485 (192.8 PL) 447 478 1x3 seconds
Malta Fire Protection District 153.485 (192.8 PL) 620 1692 1x3 seconds
Malta Fire Protection District Old Pager 153.485 (192.8 PL) 298 422 1x3 seconds
Cortland Fire Department 153.485 (192.8 PL) 424 456 1x3 seconds
Hinckley Fire Protection District 153.485 (192.8 PL) 980 959 1x3 seconds
Waterman Community Fire Protection District 153.485 (192.8 PL) 1321 402 1x3 seconds
Shabbona Fire Department 153.485 (192.8 PL) 620 1259 1x3 seconds
Lee Fire Protection District 153.485 (192.8 PL) 657 1095 1x3 seconds
Paw Paw Community Fire Protection District 153.485 (192.8 PL)/154.190 (CSQ) 441 1259 1x3 seconds
Leland Fire Protection District 153.485 (192.8 PL) 397 1291 1x3 seconds
Somonauk Fire Department Fire Department 153.485 (192.8 PL) 397 529 1x3 seconds
Somonauk Fire Department Ambulance 153.485 (192.8 PL) 397 709 1x3 seconds

Schools

DeKalb County Special Education District (DeKalb)

  • 463.325 RM WNSO230 DCSED Ops Operations [Expired 9/05]

DeKalb Community Unified School District 428

  • Website
  • WQNK265 for 461.5875 Repeater at DeKalb city (11K/7K)
  • WQNK265, add 461.6625 Repeater at Cortland, 461.4625 Repeater at Malta (11K/7K)

Hinckley-Big Rock School District

  • WNBE258 464.2750 Repeater (Expired 12/04)

Sandwich Community Unit School District #430

  • Website
  • license in Plano, Kendall County

Sycamore Community Unit School District #427

  • SycSchools 1 464.9250 RM WNDN322 Operations - High School (NFM)
  • SycSchools 2 452.2250 RM WNDN322 Operations - North Grove Elementary (NFM)
  • SycSchools 3 461.0750 RM WPNZ445 Operations - High School (NFM)
  • SycSchools 4 462.2000 RM WPJT892 Operations - 245 W Exchange St

Colleges

Kishwaukee College (Malta)

Northern Illinois University (DeKalb)

  • WQVI737 for maintenance on 452.775 Repeater (NFM)

Sports and Events / Convention Center

  • NIU Website
  • [ Convention Center Website]
  • unidentified Close-Call hit on 453.5 100.0 (possibly a shuttle or bus)
  • WQKZ434 949.5000 for Aural Studio Link to Lincolnwood tower (49545 FM)

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