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The Best Scanner and Emergency Service Radio Apps for iOS

The Best Scanner and Emergency Service Radio Apps for iOS

Do you ever hear those sirens and are curious where they are headed and what is happening? With iOS scanner and radio apps for emergency services, like the police, EMS, and fire, you will never wonder again.

iScan - Radio Scanner

iScan - Radio Scanner

Bean's Bytes, LLC

iScan - Radio Scanner

For those who want a scanner app with a map and police code details.

The iScan - Police and Fire Scanner app lets you select your favorite feeds and add custom ones as well. With a map for viewing emergency call locations, night mode, and alpha tags, this scanner tool is a handy one. You can also check out a list of police 10-codes right the app.

Why we love it

With the iScan - Police and Fire Scanner app, you not only get emergency stations, but a map, 10-codes, and night mode.

Police Scanner Radio

Police Scanner Radio

LogiCord LLC

Police Scanner Radio

For those who want an emergency radio scanner with a term description section.

Police Scanner Radio covers over 5,000 radio feeds for fire, rescue, and other emergency services. The app is easy to use, lets you save your favorite channels, works in the background, and allows you to search by country, state, and county. Get instant access to new feeds and stay in-the-know with Police Scanner Radio.

Why we love it

Police Scanner Radio not only gives you a great selection of emergency radio channels, but also a description of the terms used so you know exactly what is happening.

Mobile Scanners — Your Local Emergency Radio Feeds

Mobile Scanners — Your Local Emergency Radio Feeds

Wrights Creative Services, L.L.C.

Mobile Scanners — Your Local Emergency Radio Feeds

For those who want a scanner app that includes weather emergencies and missing child reports.

Mobile Scanners — Your Local Emergency Radio Feeds gives you access to over 3,000 feeds from around the world including weather emergencies from the NOAA. You can set up custom feeds, check the 10-code table and phonetic alphabet, and share what’s happening via social media.

Why we love it

Mobile Scanners — Your Local Emergency Radio Feeds lets you tune in to see what’s going on in your local area.

911 Dispatch

911 Dispatch

Christopher Coudriet

911 Dispatch

For those who want a scanner with maps and top emergency feeds.

911 Dispatch supports alpha tags, lets you save your favorite channels, and background audio support. Check the map in satellite or hybrid modes, review the 10-codes, and listen to the top 100 feeds. The app provides an LCD interface to provide the look and feel of a physical emergency radio.

Why we love it

For a scanner with a cool interface and features to match, check out 911 Dispatch.

Police Radio

Police Radio

LogiCord LLC

Police Radio

For those who want an emergency radio scanner to find channels based on GPS.

Police Radio is the free version of Police Scanner Radio ($1.99) that covers over 5,000 radio feeds for fire, rescue, and other emergency services. The app lets you save your favorite channels and allows you to search by country, state, and county in addition to receiving GPS-based channels. A missing feature from this free version is the ability to listen in the background.

Why we love it

Police Radio gives you a good selection of emergency radio channels with the ability to search for nearby channels using GPS.