Scanner Programming Services

Call Us: 347 – 829 – SCAN
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Whether you’ve purchased a new scanner, or dusting off an old one, let Monitor Long Island, Inc and program your scanner for you.

In Most cases, scanners are programmed the same day they come in, resulting in a quick turn around time.


  • Get your first five systems included with programming
    • Example:
      • All Nassau Fire (Including County, Dispatch, Fireground, Fire Marshal, etc)
      • All Nassau Police (Including County, Village, Sheriff)
      • All Suffolk Fire (Including County, Dispatch, Fireground, Fire Marshal, etc)
      • All Suffolk Police (Including County, Village, Sheriff, etc)
      • All New York State Police (Dispatch, Cars, Every Troop)


  • If your radio supports the following, they are also included:
    • Firmware Upgrades
    • NOAA FIPS/SAME Programming
  • “DIY Programming” Available!
    • Purchase the frequency files and program the radio yourself at home!
  • Radio models that may also be sent in for programming.
    • Radio Shack
    • GRE
    • Uniden
    • Yaesu
    • Kenwood
    • Icom

Why Choose Monitor Long Island, Inc. to program your radio?

  • Monitor Long Island, Inc is local – no shipping your radio if you live on Long Island
  • Monitor Long Island, Inc. is the parent company of – Long Island’s Scanner Radio Website!
  • Monitor Long Island, Inc is almost 50% cheaper than the “Big Boys”.
  • All programming is tested before it leaves, so you know your radio will work ‘turn-key’.
  • Most radios can be programmed while you wait
  • See a list of our bigger clients here


Pricing for BuTel Compatible Scanners

Programming of your first five Agencies / Scan Groups.$50.00
Programming of any additional Agencies (per Agency)$ 5.00
Purchase pre-made single Agency/Group files for your scanner, for Do-it-yourself programming. (per Agency)$ 10.00
Custom or Hybrid Scan lists/banks/searches (per List / Bank / Search)$10.00
Firmware Updates (If Available)FREE

 *Do not confuse “agency” with “department”.  Ex, Suffolk County Police = Agency.  Suffolk 1st Precinct = Department.
Suffolk Police as the “Agency” contains all Precincts, Command, Village PD, etc


Our most popular programming requests include:

Nassau Police (Now Encrypted - They cannot be monitored with a scanner)Suffolk PoliceNYPDNYS Police
Nassau FireSuffolk FireFDNYNYS Parks
Nassau MedcomSuffolk MedcomNY Dept of HealthNYS DEP
Nassau Office of Emergency ManagementSuffolk County Emergency ManagementNYC OEMLong Island RR
Nassau County DPWSuffolk County DPWNYC Dept. of Sanitation (DSNY)MTA Police
Nassau County Transit/BusSuffolk County Transit/BusNYC BusAirports / Aviation
National InteroperabilityUS Coast GuardFederal Disaster Services

Call Monitor Long Island, Inc. for a quote.

Or you can call us at: (347) 829-SCAN
(New York City Area Code)(347) 829-7226

-or-  e-mail us your request below

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    Terms and conditions:
    • You must supply a return postage via your choice of carrier if you ship your radio to us.
    • Pick-up and Drop-off service available for local residents.  Extra charges may apply.
    • Scanners that cannot be programmed via BuTel software may be subjected to an extra programming fee.  E-mail or call for more information.
    • Prices for Programming outside of Lower NY, NJ, or CT have a one time $25 surcharge.
    • Pricing may change without notice or warning.
    • Monitor Long Island, Inc. cannot be responsible for damages caused to your radio via shipping or programming.