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Police Officer Codes (And What They Mean) 

Jacoby Bancroft
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Have you ever seen a police officer in public speaking in a bunch of numbers? That's because they have their own set of numerical codes they use in order to say things fast and efficient. It turns out, they have a police scanner code for just about everything.  What do these police officer codes mean? Check out the list below to find out these important police code meanings and to learn about all the different codes police officers use.
list ordered by
1
10-20
Location
2
502
Drunk Driving 
3
10-53
Man Down
4
10-45D
Dead
5
10-51
Drunk
6
10-9
Repeat Message
7
187
Homicide
8
311
Indecent Exposure 
9
10-3
Stop Transmitting 
10
10-66
Suspicious Person
11
510
Speeding or Racing Vehicles 
12
207
Kidnapping
13
10-22
Disregard Last Assignment 
14
242
Battery 
15
10-50
Under Influence of Drugs
16
240
Assault 
17
10-32
Drowning
18
10-15
Prisoner in Custody
19
10-0
Caution
20
10-71
Shooting
21
10-56
Suicide 
22
10-26
Clear
23
10-80
Explosion
24
10-70
Prowler
25
10-43
Call a Doctor