10 CODES

There are 200 10-Codes in current usage; approximately 50 of these are used by the police, fire and other types of radio operators, while others have combined meanings depending on the service.

Below is a list of the most commonly used 10-Codes, some have been adjusted to our specifications. The highlighted codes are those that we use frequently.

 

10-1 Receiving Poorly 10-44 I Have A Message For You
10-2 Receiving Well 10-45 All Units Within Range Report
10-3 Stop Transmitting 10-49 Meet at_________________
10-4 OK, Message Received 10-50 Traffic Check
10-5 Relay Message 10-56 Need Back Up
10-6 Busy, Stand By 10-57 Check warning citations
10-7 Out of Service, Leaving Air 10-60 Need Report Number
10-8 In Service, Subject To Call 10-61 No report
10-9 Repeat Message 10-62 Need Court Date
10-10 Out Of Service/Meal Break 10-63 Net Directed To__________
10-11 Talking Too Rapidly 10-64 Net Clear
10-12 Officials/Visitors Present 10-65 Open Back Door
10-13 Advise Weather/ Road Conditions 10-66 Cancel pick up on__________
10-14 Convoy or Escort 10-67 All Units Comply
10-15 Prisoner in Custody 10-68 Repeat Dispatch On
10-16 Pickup Prisoner At_______________ 10-70 Need Ambulance At________
10-17 Pick Up Item 10-71 Need Wrecker At__________
10-18 Complete Assignment ASAP 10-73 Radar At_________________
10-19 Return To Station 10-75 You Are Causing Interference
10-20 My Location Is_______________ 10-77 Negative Contact
10-21 Call By Telephone 10-81 Officer _____ is out at station
10-22 Take no further action/Disregard 10-82 Reserve Room For__________
10-23 Stand By 10-84 My Telephone Number Is________
10-24 All units report to___________ 10-85 Vehicle Equipment Check
10-25 Do you have contact with_______ 10-86 Switch Radio Frequency to_______
10-27 I Am Moving To Channel________ 10-88 Advice Number For Contact
10-28 Check vehicle registration 10-89 Radio Repairman Needed At_____
10-29 Check drivers license/warrant files 10-90 I Have TVI
10-30 Does Not Conform To FCC Rules 10-91 Talk Closer To Mic.
10-32 Breath test for BAC 10-92 Your Tx Is Out Of Adjustment
10-33 Emergency Radio Traffic 10-93 Out At Gas Pump
10-34 Trouble At This Station, Help Needed 10-94 Please Give Me A Short Count
10-35 Confidential Information 10-95 Please Give Me A Long Count
10-36 Correct Time Is______________ 10-96 In Route To Scene
10-37 Dispatcher on Duty 10-97 Arrived At Scene
10-38 Ambulance Needed At__________ 10-98 Completed Last Assignment
10-39 Your Message Delivered 10-99 Unable To Copy Message
10-41 Please Tune To Channel 10-100 5-Min. Brk, Commonly RestRoom
10-42 Officer At Home 10-200 Police Needed At______________
10-43 Traffic Tieup At______________