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This file contains many of the radio codes & signals you hear used on the air. The information has been gleaned from many sources and since the only way to get this information is to listen and record what the radio codes and signals are encountered, there may be some differences in what is presented here from what you might believe the code or signals is used for. The data is arranged alphabetically by agency name. You can help in this effort. You can simply click on the link above to submit your information, or you can mail your information to us at: National Communications P.O. Box 291918 Kettering, OH 45429 This information is presented as a research tool courtesy of National Communications Magazine. Remember the site is free for you to use, but then there is really nothing that is free of charge. The magazine supports the web site, so please consider supporting the magazine with a subscription. With an annual subscription of $21.00 you will also receive access to our on-line 4 Million frequency searchable databases. We also have a site dedicated to Trunked Frequencies which is also available to you at no charge. You can look up frequencies by city/state You can look up frequencies by frequency/state You can print up the list of frequencies You can email a search to yourself to use in Excel or Scancat============================================================================= British Columbia EMS Ambulance Codes: 10-1 Signal weak 10-8 In service 10-2 Signal good 10-9 Repeat 10-3 Stop transmitting 10-10 Negative 10-4 Affirmative 10-12 Stand by 10-6 Busy 10-19 Return to station 10-7 Out of service 10-23 Arrived at scene Code 0 Food Pickup Code 1 Unauthorized listener present Code 2 Routine call - no lights or siren Code 3 Emergency call - lights and siren Code 4 Deceased Code 5 Request police assistance Code 6 Request fire assistance ============================================================================= RCMP & CITY POLICE 10 CODES & SIGNALS: 10-0 Radio check 10-65 Escorting prisonere 10-1 thru 10-33 Standard APCO Codes 10-67 Unauthorized listener present 10-40 Possible warrant on person 10-68 Impaired driver 10-41 Possible warrant confirmed 10-69 Checking person/vehicle 10-42 Person/vehicle in obsv. cat. 10-72 Alarm/holdup 10-43 Person on parole 10-80 Record of violence 10-44 Person charged 10-81 Record of robbery 10-45 Person escapee 10-82 Record of robbery 10-46 Person prohibited 10-83 Record of breaking & entering 10-58 Drug overdose 10-84 Record of theft 10-59 Suicide/homicide 10-85 Record of drugs 10-61 Coffee break 10-86 Record of fraud 10-62 Meal break 10-87 Record of sexual offences 10-63 Return to office 10-88 Record of other criminal code 10-89 Record of arson ============================================================================= Vancouver Police 10 Codes 10-1 Signal Weak 10-30 Danger/Caution 10-2 Signal good V=Violent, M=Mental 10-3 Stop Transmitting E=Escapee, S=Suicidal 10-4 Acknowledgement 10-31 Pick up 10-5 Relay 10-32 Units needed 10-6 Busy 10-33 Emergency 10-7 Out of service 10-34 Time check 10-8 In service 10-40 Possible hit on person 10-9 Repeat 10-41 Possible hit, confirmed 10-10 Negative 10-42 Observation category 10-12 Stand-by 10-43 Parole category 10-13 Existing conditions 10-44 Charge category 10-14 Message 10-45 Elopee category 10-15 Message delivered 10-46 Prohibited category 10-16 Reply to message D=Driving, L=Liquor 10-17 Enroute F=Firearms 10-18 Urgent 10-61 Coffee break 10-19 In contact 10-62 Lunch break 10-20 Location 10-65 Escorting prisoner 10-21 Call by phone 10-66 Transport prisoner 10-22 Disregard 10-67 Unauthorized listener 10-23 Arrived at scene 10-68 Breathalyzer test 10-24 Assignment complete 10-69 Checking person/ 10-25 Burglar alarm vehicle 10-26 Estimated time of arrival 10-72 Alarm 10-27 License/permit info wanted 10-75 Change channels 10-28 Ownership info wanted 10-85 record for drug offenses 10-29 Records check Code 3 Lights & siren Code 4 Emergency/urgent traffic Code 5 Suspect violent towards police Code 6 Fire Department Code 12 Suspect out of earshot of radio CD Chief Dispatcher EMS Emergency Health Services Ambulance RNS Rescue & Safety Unit (Fire Department) =============================================================================