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                               ENFORCEMENT BUREAU

                           San Francisco Field Office

                         5653 Stoneridge Dr., Suite 105

                       Pleasanton, California 94588-8543

                                December 2, 2010

   Victor M. Coucelos

   Anderson, California 96007

                         NOTICE OF UNLICENSED OPERATION

   Case Number: EB-09-SF-0116

   Document Number: W201132960001

   The San Francisco Field Office of the Enforcement Bureau of the Federal
   Communications Commission ("FCC") received a complaint of Citizens Band
   ("CB") Radio interference in the city of Anderson, California.  On August
   24, 2010, agents from this office confirmed by direction finding
   techniques that radio signals on frequency 27.085 MHz were emanating from
   your residence in Anderson, California. Agents also heard your station
   transmitting sound effects, language that might be classified as profane,
   indecent or obscene, and music. On August 25, 2010, the San Francisco
   agents also observed your station operating on 27.085 MHz and confirmed by
   radio direction finding techniques that the operation was originating from
   your residence in Anderson, CA.

   During an inspection of your CB station on August 25, 2010, you were
   identified as the person responsible for its operation, and the inspection
   revealed that a Galaxy, model DX 2517, transceiver was in use at your base
   station, and a model Magnum S-9 Nitro transceiver was installed in your
   vehicle. These transmitters are not certificated for CB use. The
   transmitter output power was measured as 6 watts on the Galaxy DX 2517 and
   6.2 watts on the Magnum S-9 Nitro. Your operation of these transmitters
   voided your authority to operate your CB station.

   During the inspection, the San Francisco agents issued you a verbal
   warning. Any further operation with these transmitters might subject you
   to more serious sanctions for engaging in violations of one or more of the
   following FCC Rules:

    1. Section 95.409 (CB Rule 9) - You must use an FCC certificated CB
       transmitter at your CB station. Use of a transmitter which is not FCC
       certificated voids your authority to operate the station

    2. Section 95.410 (CB Rule 10) - Your CB station transmitter power output
       must not exceed the following values under any conditions: AM (A3) - 4
       watts (carrier power) SSB - 12 watts (peak envelope power). Use of a
       transmitter which has carrier or peak envelope power in excess of that
       authorized voids your authority to operate the station.

    3. Section 95.413 (CB Rule 13) - You must not use a CB station to
       transmit obscene, indecent or profane words, language or meaning; to
       transmit music, whistling, sound effects or any material to amuse or
       entertain; to transmit any sound effect solely to attract attention.

   You must cease such violations immediately. If you do not do so, you may
   be re-investigated during FCC enforcement efforts. If such an
   investigation indicates that you have violated any FCC Rules you could
   face severe penalties, including, but not limited to, substantial monetary
   forfeitures, in rem arrest action against the offending radio equipment,
   and criminal sanctions including imprisonment. See Sections 401, 501, 503,
   and 510 of the Communications Act of 1934, as amended.

   You have 15 days from the date of this letter and pursuant to Section
   308(b) of the Act, you must respond to this letter advising what
   corrective actions you have taken to eliminate the observed violations of
   the Commission's Rules. Include the case number EB-09-SF-0116 in your
   written response.

   Pursuant to the Privacy Act of 1974, the staff will use all relevant and
   material information before it, including the information disclosed in
   your reply, to determine what, if any, enforcement action is required to
   ensure current and future compliance with FCC Regulations.


   Thomas N. VanStavern

   District Director

   San Francisco Office

   Western Region

   Enforcement Bureau


   Excerpts From The Communications Act of 1934, As Amended

   See 47 C.F.R S:S: 95.409, 95.410, and 95.413.

   47 U.S.C. S:S: 401, 501, 503, and 510.

   P.L. 93-579, 12/31/74, 5 U.S.C. S: 552a(e)(3).