Justin.tv/Radioman911 (includes text messages of incidents)
Screen shot from justin.tv/radioman911 — currently the best scanning audio online for Chicago and suburbs. Radioman 911 includes video of the front panel of scanners with text identification showing dispatch office or community name of most scanned channels.
For best results use your audio balance to hear the LEFT CHANNEL for suburbs and RIGHT CHANNEL for City of Chicago. Windows users, double-click on your speaker icon, lower right of desktop. Mac users, go to Apple Menu > System Preferences … > Sound > Output. More information is available on justin.tv/radioman911.
Radioreference.com :: Live Audio Feeds for Chicago Metro Area
Live Stream of police/fire communications from ChicagoScanner.com USTREAM no longer available.
Arlington Heights Police/Fire communications of Northwest Central Dispatch
are NOT available from this website, except Fire Dispatch may be available via justin.tv/radioman911.
Scanners below will play using iTunes …
Chicago Fire Department (Main and Englewood Offices)
Can also open in favorite audio programs, see
View MABAS/IFERN in a larger map
Mutual Aid Box Alarm System and the Interagency Fire Emergency Radio Network Map
Twitter Monitor for emergency keywords