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Old 06-19-2017, 12:10 PM
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Default Harford Co dispatch

Harford must be the only county I've ever heard in the last 15 years still dispatching with 10-codes. Anyone know where I can find the meanings?
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Old 06-19-2017, 1:48 PM
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Old 06-19-2017, 2:08 PM
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Default 10 code meanings

Harford County only uses two 10 codes for fire department. The code 10-50 refers to a motor vehicle collision and the suffix PI personal injury or PD property damage determines the type call. The second code is 10-99 which means crew requested or unattended unit or a company has been alerted for more calls then they have staffed medical units. That code is becoming less common because of many staffed ambulances. The only other MD county I know that uses 10-50 is Talbot county. Other then that most departments have switched to plan English.
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Old 06-21-2017, 12:54 PM
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Baltimore County also used 10-50 (10-50 PI), up until just the last year or so.
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