NYPD – All Radio Signal Codes

NYPD – All Radio Signal Codes

Common Codes:

10-1 Call Your Command

10-2 Return To Your Command

10-3 Call Dispatcher By Telephone

10-4 Acknowledgment

10-5 Repeat Message

10-6 Standby

10-7 Verify Address/Location

10-10 Possible Crime

S Shots fired

F Firearm possession

K Knife possession

H Help

N Narcotics sale/use

P Suspicious person/prowler

Q Other/minor condition

V Suspicious vehicle

Y Serious condition

Y3 Other/serious condition

10-11 Alarm

(add as needed: 3-Hold up alarm, 4 Burglary alarm)

A Audible (minor)

B Bank

C Commercial

R Residential

Q Other/taped recording

10-12 Police Officer/Security Holding Suspect

10-13 Assist Police Officer

U Uniformed officer

X Unknown/unverified

Z Civilian clothes officer

10-14 License Plate Check – Occupied & Suspicious – Verify If Stolen

10-15 License Plate Check – Verify If Is Stolen – Occupied or Not

10-16 Vehicle is Reported Stolen

10-17 Vehicle is Not Reported Stolen

10-18 Warrant Check Shows An Active Warrant

10-19 Warrant Check Negative

Past /In progress Crime:

10-20/10-30 Robbery [B-bank, C-commercial, R-residential, Q-other]

10-21/10-31 Burglary [B-bank, C-commercial, R-residential, Q-other]

10-22/10-32 Larceny [P-from person, V-vehicle stolen, Q-other]

/10-33 Explosive Device or Threat

10-24/10-34 Assault [K-knife, S-shots fired, W-weapon, Q-other]

10-29/10-39 Other Crime [C-criminal mischief, G-graffiti vandalism, Q-other]

10-40 Panic alarm (vehicle)

10-44 Suspicious Substance Reported

B Biological Hazard Detection (USPS)

H Hazardous Materials

L Letter

P Package

S Substance

Non Crime Incidents:

10-50 Disorderly [G-group, P-person, N-noise]

10-51 Roving band (specify direction of travel & number in group)

10-52 Dispute

A Domestic violence alarm

D Dispute

F Firearm

K Knife

V Violation of order of protection

10-53 Vehicle Accident [D-Dispute, H-Hit by Auto, I-Injury, P-Property only, Q-Other, X-Person Pinned]

10-54 Ambulance Case [B-Burn, C-Cardiac, D4-Drowning/Water Rescue, E-EDP, H-Heavy Bleeder,

I-Minor Injury, L-Severed Limb, R-Rescue, S-Serious, U-Unconscious, Q-Other]

10-55 Ambulance Case No RMP required

10-56 Verify if Ambulance Needed

10-57 2nd Call for Ambulance – verify

10-58 Assist Ambulance [D-dispute, S-carry case]

10-59 Alarm of Fire

A Factory
B Store
C Commercial
E Explosion
F Hotel / Shelter
G Church
H Hospital
I School
J Theater
K Public Facility
L Bldg. Under Construction
N Brush
Q Other
Q1 Alarm Activation
R Dwelling
T Transit
U Unknown
V Transportation
W Rubbish

10-60 Research [H-disabled vehicle, I-broadcast for vehicle in pursuit]

Administrative Codes:

10-61 Out of Service – Precinct Assignment/Not Available (give condition and location)

10-62 Out of Service – Mechanical (give condition and location)

10-63 Out of Service – Meal (give location)

Other Conditions:

10-65 Utility Trouble (specify) [S-one officer needed]

10-66 Unusual Incident (train derailment/collision, plane crash, building collapse)

10-67 Traffic/Parking Condition (specify) [S-one officer needed]

10-68 See Complainant re: (specify)

A ACS Worker
G Aid Serving Summons
Q Other
M Assist Marshal
U MOS 10-85

10-69 Other Non-Crime Incident (specify) [N-narcotics use, S-one officer needed]

10-71 Sex offender address check

10-75 Visibility Patrol

B Bus

C Community Visit

D Directed Patrol

F Family Home Visit / Offenders

I Interior

P Park, Walk, Talk

V Vertical Patrol

W Warrant Check

Assignment Status (interim):

10-80 Cancel (specify unneeded service)

10-81 Authorized Highway Tow [A-has arrived, N-request]

10-82 Verificaton/Arrest (give number detained)

10-83 Report/Notification at Station House

10-84 Arrived at Scene

10-85 Need Additional Unit (specify type & reason)

10-86 Female In/Female Out of Vehicle (indicate time)

10-87 Unit to Hospital (specify hospital)

10-88 Vehicle Pursuit as a result of another assignment

10-89 Other Interim Status (specify)

Final Dispositions:

10-90 Incident Disposition

F1 Domestic Incident Report (no offense of domestic violence is alleged)

F2 Domestic Incident Report (unfounded report of domestic violence)

J1 Domestic Incident Report (no offense of child abuse is alleged)

J2 Domestic Incident Report (offense of reported child abuse is unfounded)

N Unfounded or Unnecessary Alarm

N3 Unfounded or Unnecessary Alarm/Deferred Service

U Unable to gain entrance

V2 Unsuccesful Home Visit

X Unfounded

Y Unnecessary

Z Gone on arrival

10-91 Non-crime corrected [V-Home Visit, Q-other]

10-92 Arrest

C Crime Arrest (felony/misdemeanor, include number arrested)

F Family Offense Arrest Made

J Child Abuse Arrest Affected

Q Other Arrest (specify type)

10-93 Complaint (no arrest)

C Complaint Report prepared for a crime

F Complaint Report/Domestic Incident (for Family Offense)

J Complaint Report/Domestic Incident (for Child Abuse)

Q Other report prepared (no arrest)

10-94 Handled by previous tour

10-95 Non-crime referred by another agency (specify)

10-96 Summons served

10-97 Ambulance Case Disposition

H Patient removed to hospital

R Patient refused medical aide

E1 EDP admitted to hospital

E2 EDP released from hospital

10-98 Resuming patrol/available (not acceptable from final unit on scene)

10-99 Other final disposition (must include remarks)

T4 Vehicle Accident – no tow truck required

T5 Vehicle Accident – DARP tow required

T6 Vehicle Accident – other tow service

T7 Vehicle Accident – DARP and other tow service

T8 Vehicle Accident – authorized tow service

T9 Vehicle Accident – DARP 2nd request, now 10-98


Level One Local Borough Task Force

Level Two Task Forces City Wide

Level Three Local Borough Task Force plus Borough Precinct Personnel

Level Four Task Forces City Wide plus Precinct Personnel City Wide

TERTIARY CODE KEY (Unless Substituted):

1 Inside 6 Domestic/Family Related

2 Outside 7 Possible Child Neglect/Abuse

3 Private Dwelling 8 On Highway

4 Multiple Dwelling 9 In Transit

5 N/A 0 N/A

IE: 53X8 = Vehicle Accident / Extrication Req / On Highway