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American Hockey League

Grand Rapids Griffins

SMG INC
WPLF279

  • 463.4750 (repeater)
  • 464.0250 (repeater)
  • 461.0625 (simplex)
  • 461.1875 (simplex)
  • 461.5125 (simplex)
  • 463.4750 (simplex)
  • 463.6625 (simplex)
  • 463.7375 (simplex)
  • 463.9125 (simplex)
  • 464.0250 (simplex)


Grand Rapids Kent County Convention Arena Authority
WPZP591

  • 461.800 (repeater)
  • 464.300 (repeater)

Frequencies licensed near the Van Andel Arena


Midwest League

Great Lakes Loons

The Dow Diamond is located in Midland, Michigan

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
451.31250  WQGV530   071 DPL  Main Ops Main Ops  FMN  Business 
451.48750  WQGV530   072 DPL  Security Security  FMN  Business 
452.08750  WQGV530   073 DPL  Parking Lot Parking Lot  FMN  Business 
456.48750  WQGV530     Spare Spare  FMN  Business 
457.08750  WQGV530   074 DPL  Food - Beverage Food and Beverage  FMN  Business 


Lansing Lugnuts

Frequency  License  Type  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
463.52500  WPUZ405   Cooley Stad Sec. Security  DMR  Security 
464.32500  WPUZ405   Cooley Stad Ops. Operations  DMR  Business 
464.82500  WPUZ405   Cooley Maint. Maintenance and Groundskeeping   DMR  Business 
467.90000  WPUZ405   Cooleye Consessn Concessions  DMR  Business 
467.92500  WPUZ405   Cooley Press Box Press Box  DMR  Business 

Expired FCC License for the Lansing Lugnuts WPJH288

Misc. Lansing Lugnuts scanner observations:

  • Notes above are from the July 4, 2010 game. The city parking lot attendants are very likely using the City 800 MHz Motorola TRS TG 1232.

West Michigan Whitecaps

West Michigan Whitecaps
WQZQ435

  • 451.3125
  • 451.5125
  • 451.6125
  • 451.6375
  • 452.1375
  • 452.8875
  • 462.2375
  • 462.2625
  • 467.2375
  • 467.2625

Misc. Whitecaps notes from 2005:

  • Staff carries UHF radios with 1/4 wave antenna
  • 461.0875 (103.5) was noted in use near the stadium. AutoSearch logged 468.2375 and 463.6375 but didn't record the PL tone.
  • Kent County Sheriff's Dept provides police coverage at the stadium

Major League Baseball

Detroit Tigers

Frequency usages are outlined here.
Conventional Frequencies for Comerica Park:

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
451.23750  WQGM915     Det Tigers Ops 1 Operations  DMR  Business 
451.31250  WQGM915     Det Tigers Ops 2 Operations  DMR  Business 
461.86250  WQGM915     Det.Tigers Ops 6 Operations  DMR  Business 
461.88750  WQGM915     Det.Tigers Ops 7 Operations  DMR  Business 
461.88750  WQGM915     Det.Tigers Ops 8 Operations  DMR  Business 
462.06250  WQGM915     DetTig Concessio Concessions  DMR  Business 
451.46250  WQGM915     Det Tigers Ops 3 Operations  DMR  Business 
456.66250  WQGM915     Det.Tigers Ops 5 Operations  DMR  Business 
463.46250  WQGM915     DetTig GuestSrvc Guest Services  DMR  Business 
463.71250  WQGM915   136.5 PL  DetTiger DMC EMS EMS (DMCare Express)  DMR  EMS-Tac 
464.88750  WQGM915     DetTig Maintence Maintenance  DMR  Business 
456.31250  WQGM915     Det.Tigers Ops 4 Operations  DMR  Business 
467.93750  WQGM915     DetTigers Ops 10 Operations  DMR  Business 
469.88750  WQGM915     DetTigers Ops 11 Operations  DMR  Business 
464.86250  WQGM915     DetTig Custodial Custodial (Restrooms)  DMR  Business 
466.85000  WQGM915     Det Tigers Ops 9 Operations  DMR  Business 

For frequencies licensed near Comerica Park, see this link


  • WQMZ957 also has nationwide portables on 461.1125, 466.1125, 462.8125 (11K)


2005 All-Star Game frequencies

2005 All-Star Game frequencies found active in Detroit (link). Here's some really old info about the 2005 all-star game (link Thread). For MPSCS talkgroups for World Series or All-Star games, see the following two links (link 1) and (link 2) (links invalid) .


Expired licenses for the Detroit Tigers

Detroit Tigers Inc.
WPCS517 expired license for Tiger Stadium

Detroit Tigers Inc.
WPQE900 expired license for Tiger stadium


Public Safety:
General discussion of Detroit PD TG usage during sporting events at the downtown venues.

NCAA Basketball Big 10 Conference

Michigan

University of Michigan System 800 MHz Motorola

Ann Arbor-Washtenaw County TRS

  • 460.45000 (203.5) Special Events

Michigan State

Breslin Student Events Center:

Frequency  Input   
License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
155.91000      KNNN701   BM  CSQ  MSU HazMat Hazardous Materials Incident Operations  FMN  Fire-Tac 
460.27500  465.27500   KVU458   RM  162.2 PL  MSU Police Police Dispatch Backup (Fallback to TRS)  FMN  Law Dispatch 
466.67500      WPZQ467   162.2 PL  MSU BreslinSEC 1 Breslin Student Events Center - Client Channel  FMN  Schools 
469.75000      WPZQ467   162.2 PL  MSU BreslinSEC 2 Breslin Student Events Center - Main Operations  FMN  Security 
469.82500      WPZQ467   162.2 PL  MSU BreslinSEC 3 Breslin Student Events Center - Tunnel Security  FMN  Security 
467.42500      WPZQ467   162.2 PL  MSU BreslinSEC 4 Breslin Student Events Center - Interop to Police and Fire  FMN  Interop 
467.37500      WPZQ467   162.2 PL  MSU BreslinSEC 5 Breslin Student Events Center - Audio/Visual  FMN  Schools 
452.25000      WQHU464     MSU Athletics 1 Athletic Events/Training 1  FMN  Schools 
452.97500      WQHU464     MSU Athletics 2 Athletic Events/Training 2  FMN  Schools 
461.52500      WQHU464     MSU Athletics 3 Athletic Events/Training 3  FMN  Schools 
461.92500      WQHU464     MSU Athletics 4 Athletic Events/Training 4  FMN  Schools 
462.25000      WQHU464     MSU Athletics 5 Athletic Events/Training 5  FMN  Schools 


For public safety, listen to the Michigan's Public Safety Communications System (MPSCS) TRS.

It wouldn't hurt to monitor the Michigan State University 800 MHz Motorola Type II TRS. Special event parking is listed in the Radioreference database as being on 462.600 (162.2), {which interestingly is a GRMS frequency}.

NCAA Football Big 10 Conference

Michigan

Stadium:
University of Michigan Athletic Department DMR TRS
Frequencies:

SiteNameFreqs    
001 (1) The Big House461.550000 461.725000 462.275000 462.450000 463.925000

Stadium talkgroups:

DEC Mode Alpha Tag Description
ADMIN  Administration 
COMMAND POST  Command Post 
CONCESSIONS  Concessions 
EAST TOWER  East Tower 
EXT RELATIONS  External Relations 
FIELD  Field 
FBALL RECRUITING  Football Recruiting 
GATES  Gates 
GUEST SERVICES  Guest Services 
10  M-DEN  M-Den 
11  MAINTENANCE  Maintenance 
12  MEDICAL   Medical 
14  RESPONSE TEAM  Response Team 
15  SHUTTLE CARTS  Shuttle Carts 
16  STADIUM  Stadium 
17  TICKET OFFICE  Ticket Office 
18  USHERS  Ushers 
19  WEST TOWER  West Tower 
20  SPARE 1  Spare 1 
21  SPARE 2  Spare 2 


Public Safety:

Michigan's Public Safety Communications System (MPSCS)

SiteNameFreqs       
022 (16) Washtenaw County Simulcast851.150000 851.175000 851.450000 851.662500 851.862500 851.950000 852.225000 852.450000
    852.612500 852.687500 852.862500 853.250000a 854.187500 854.837500 855.087500a 855.187500
    855.287500c 855.812500 857.862500 861.262500 861.987500      

  • All public safety agencies (Police/Fire/EMS) use the MPSCS Statewide Event Talkgroups for U of M Football Games at The Big House


TG CHANNEL USAGE BROADCASTIFY CALLS
1010 G-EVENT01 Stadium Law Enforcement Link
1011 G-EVENT02 Stadium LEIN Link
1012 G-EVENT03 Team Escort Detail Link
1013 G-EVENT04 Traffic Outside Stadium Detail Link
1014 G-EVENT05 EMS/Medical Dispatch? Link
1015 G-EVENT06 Medical? Link
1016 G-EVENT07 Link
1017 G-EVENT08 Link
1022 G-EVENT13 Hazmat? Link
12296 81INTEROP10 AAFD/Hazmat Link
12297 81INTEROP11 AAPD Campus Party Patrols Link


  • 460.45000 (203.5) Special Events (repeater)

Michigan State

Michigan's Public Safety Communications System (MPSCS)

SiteNameFreqs       
027 (1B) Ingham County Simulcast769.081250 769.668750 770.081250 770.431250 771.556250 773.056250 773.431250 773.681250
    773.781250 774.406250 851.125000a 851.225000a 851.725000c 856.437500 856.987500 857.037500
    858.462500 858.987500 859.487500 859.712500 859.987500a      


TG CHANNEL USAGE
1030 H-EVENT21 EMS
11263 33MSUSSO1 Spartan Stadium Ops 1
146 MSUSPEV Special Event

Ingham County UHF EDACS TRS


Athletics Department:

Frequency  Input   
License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
155.91000      KNNN701   BM  CSQ  MSU HazMat Hazardous Materials Incident Operations  FMN  Fire-Tac 
460.27500  465.27500   KVU458   RM  162.2 PL  MSU Police Police Dispatch Backup (Fallback to TRS)  FMN  Law Dispatch 
466.67500      WPZQ467   162.2 PL  MSU BreslinSEC 1 Breslin Student Events Center - Client Channel  FMN  Schools 
469.75000      WPZQ467   162.2 PL  MSU BreslinSEC 2 Breslin Student Events Center - Main Operations  FMN  Security 
469.82500      WPZQ467   162.2 PL  MSU BreslinSEC 3 Breslin Student Events Center - Tunnel Security  FMN  Security 
467.42500      WPZQ467   162.2 PL  MSU BreslinSEC 4 Breslin Student Events Center - Interop to Police and Fire  FMN  Interop 
467.37500      WPZQ467   162.2 PL  MSU BreslinSEC 5 Breslin Student Events Center - Audio/Visual  FMN  Schools 
452.25000      WQHU464     MSU Athletics 1 Athletic Events/Training 1  FMN  Schools 
452.97500      WQHU464     MSU Athletics 2 Athletic Events/Training 2  FMN  Schools 
461.52500      WQHU464     MSU Athletics 3 Athletic Events/Training 3  FMN  Schools 
461.92500      WQHU464     MSU Athletics 4 Athletic Events/Training 4  FMN  Schools 
462.25000      WQHU464     MSU Athletics 5 Athletic Events/Training 5  FMN  Schools 


It wouldn't hurt to monitor the Michigan State University 800 MHz Motorola Type II TRS. Special event parking is listed in the Radioreference database as being on 462.600 (162.2), {which interestingly is a GRMS frequency}.

NASCAR Site

Michigan International Speedway

Frequency  Input   
License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
452.40000  457.40000   WQWD482   RM  662 DPL  MIS Medical Medical Dispatch  FMN  Business 
451.87500  456.87500   WQWD482   RM    MIS Shuttle Shuttle/Campground Info.  FMN  Business 
462.21250  467.21250     RM    MIS Security Security: Dispatch  FMN  Security 
451.65000  456.65000     RM  114 DPL  MIS Ops 1 Operations  FMN  Business 
460.51250          MIS Ops 3 Operations  FMN  Business 
460.31250          MIS Ops 2 Operations  FMN  Business 
462.21250      WRFN221     MIS NASCAR 1 NASCAR R and D 1  DMR  Business 
462.28750      WRFN221     MIS NASCAR 2 NASCAR R and D 2  DMR  Business 
462.36250      WRFN221     MIS NASCAR 3 NASCAR R and D 3  DMR  Business 
462.43750      WRFN221     MIS NASCAR 4 NASCAR R and D 4  DMR  Business 
463.26250      WRFN221     MIS NASCAR 5 NASCAR R and D 5  DMR  Business 
152.30000  157.56000   WQXY798   RM    MIS Ops Operations  DMR  Business 


Live scanner audio for the June 2010 NASCAR race - Jackson County stream The stream covered the following MIS channels:

  • 451.9000 gate security
  • 451.8750 cart transport
  • 451.9250 security ch 1
  • 464.7750 MIS
  • 451.6500 tram transport
  • 452.8000 MIS
  • 452.0750 MIS ltr
  • 462.6750 gate
  • 155.2350 MIS ambulance
  • 451.7750 MIS

National Basketball Association (NBA)

Detroit Pistons

Games are played in Detroit at Little Caesar’s Arena

Operations at LCA use the ComSource Michigan DMR System
ComSource Michigan DMR

SiteNameFreqs    
021 (15) Little Caesars Arena424.462500c 424.562500 424.887500 424.912500 424.937500


Talkgroups

DEC Mode Alpha Tag Description
103620  Gate Sec  Gate Security 
103625  Parking  Parking 
103651  Catering 1  Catering 1 
103655  Catering 2  Catering 2 
103658  Engineering  Engineering 
103660  Guest Exp  Guest Experience 
103668  First Aid  First Aid 
103673  TBG Jan  TBG Janitorial 


Public Safety:

National Football League

Detroit Lions

Detroit Lions LTR TRS
Site info:

Site Name              
001 (1) Confirmed LCN01 461.562500 02 N/A 03 N/A 04 N/A 05 451.862500 06 N/A 07 N/A 
    08 N/A 09 451.787500 10 N/A 11 N/A 12 N/A 13 463.362500 14 N/A 
    15 N/A 16 N/A 17 464.937500        

Talkgroups

DEC Mode Alpha Tag Description
0-05-103  Ops 103  Ops 
0-13-107  WarehouseOff  Warehouse Office 
0-13-119  Alcohol Del  Alcohol Delivery 
0-13-120  Club Ops  Club Ops 
0-13-121  Priv Suites  Private Suites 
0-17-111  Lions Store  Lions Store 


Conventional Frequencies for the Detroit Lions:

Frequency  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
467.83750  250.3 PL  Frequency Coord. Frequency Coordinator  FMN  Business 


Public Safety:
General discussion of Detroit PD TG usage during sporting events at the downtown venues.

National Hockey League

Detroit Red Wings

Games are played in Detroit at Little Caesar’s Arena

Operations at LCA use the ComSource Michigan DMR System
ComSource Michigan DMR

SiteNameFreqs    
021 (15) Little Caesars Arena424.462500c 424.562500 424.887500 424.912500 424.937500


Talkgroups

DEC Mode Alpha Tag Description
103620  Gate Sec  Gate Security 
103625  Parking  Parking 
103651  Catering 1  Catering 1 
103655  Catering 2  Catering 2 
103658  Engineering  Engineering 
103660  Guest Exp  Guest Experience 
103668  First Aid  First Aid 
103673  TBG Jan  TBG Janitorial 


Public Safety:

SuperBowl XL Overflights

Frequencies

  • 228.9000
  • 238.4000
  • 248.4000
  • 260.9000
  • 261.1000
  • 269.9000
  • 288.4000
  • 293.6000
  • 300.1000
  • 344.3000
  • 369.9000