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Appendix B: Association of Public Safety Communication (APCO) "10" Codes

10-0 Use Caution

10-50 Traffic Accident

10-1 Signal Weak

10-51 Request Tow Truck

10-2 Signal Good

10-52 Request Ambulance

10-3 Stop Transmitting

10-53 Roadway Blocked

10-4 Message Received

10-54 Livestock on Roadway

10-5 Relay

10-55 Intoxicated Driver

10-6 Station is busy

10-56 Intoxicated Pedestrian

10-7 Out Of Service

10-57 Hit and Run Accident

10-8 In Service

10-58 Direct Traffic

10-9 Repeat

10-59 Escort

10-10 Fight In Progress

10-60 Squad In Vicinity

10-11 Animal Problem

10-61 Personnel In Vicinity

10-12 Stand By

10-62 Reply To Message

10-13 Report Conditions

10-63 Prepare to Copy

10-14 Prowler Report

10-64 Local Message

10-15 Civil Disturbance

10-65 Net Message

10-16 Domestic Problem

10-66 Cancel Message

10-17 Meet Complainant

10-67 Clear For Net Message

10-18 Urgent

10-68 Dispatch Information

10-19 Go To Station

10-69 Message Received

10-20 Advise To Location

10-70 Fire Alarm

10-21 Phone _______

10-71 Advise Nature Of Alarm

10-22 Disregard

10-72 Report Progress of Alarm

10-23 Arrived At Scene

10-73 Smoke Report

10-24 Assignment Complete

10-74 Negative

10-25 Report to ________

10-75 In contact with _______

10-26 Detaining Suspect

10-76 En route to _______

10-27 Driver's License Information

10-77 Estimated Time of Arrival

10-28 Vehicle Registration Information

10-78 Request Assistance

10-29 Check Records For Want

10-79 Notify Coroner

10-30 Unauthorized Use Of Radio

10-80 Pursuit in Progress

10-31 Crime In Progress

10-81 Breathalyser Report

10-32 Person With Gun

10-82 Reserved Lodgings

10-33 Emergency - All Units Stand By

10-83 School Crossing Assignment

10-34 Riot

10-84 If meeting… Advise Estimated Time of Arrival

10-35 Major Crime Alert

10-85 Arrival Delayed

10-36 Correct Time

10-86 Operator On Duty

10-37 Suspicious Vehicle

10-87 Pick Up

10-38 Stop Suspicious Vehicle

10-88 Advise Telephone Number

10-39 Respond With Siren and Flashers

10-89 Bomb Threat

10-40 Do not use Siren and Flashers

10-90 Bank Alarm

10-41 Beginning Shift

10-91 Pick Up Subject

10-42 End Shift

10-92 Illegally Parked Vehicle

10-43 Information

10-93 Blockage

10-44 Permission to Leave

10-94 Drag Racing

10-45 Dead Animal

10-95 Subject In Custody

10-46 Assist Motorist

10-96 Detain Subject

10-47 Emergency Road Repair

10-97 Test Signal

10-48 Traffic Control

10-98 Prisoner Escape

10-49 Traffic Signal Out

10-99 Wanted Or Stolen