What is the meaning of the codes that emergency personnel use to communicate in the USA.
Emergency communication uses codes such as the ten, eleven and thirty seven codes as well as the phonetic alphabet as a way to shorten conversations. Additionally, codes are use to mask communication meaning from those that may listen to police communication such as criminals, reports and those with a police scanner radio. This guide briefly explains the history of police codes and define their meaning today. While code definitions vary geographically, this guide provides the most popular and most common codes used by US emergency personnel.
>>>>> Scroll down to view and make comments <<<<<<
Econintersect wants your comments,
data and opinion on the articles posted. You can also comment using Facebook directly using he comment block below.
Print this page or create a PDF file of this page
The growing use of ad blocking software is creating a shortfall in covering our fixed expenses. Please consider a donation to Econintersect to allow continuing output of quality and balanced financial and economic news and analysis.
Keep up with economic news using our dynamic economic newspapers with the largest international coverage on the internet