Lincoln Police & Lancaster County Sheriff

  • Code 1 – Non-emergency response
  • Code 3 – Emergency response
  • Code 5 – Out with Pedestrian
  • Code 6 – Out with Vehicle
  • Code 8 – Abandoned/Stranded vehicle
  • Code 9 – Out of service
  • Code 11 – In Service
  • Code 13 – Call to return
  • Code 15 – Information
  • Code 19 – Intoxicated/ETOH
  • Code 20 – Location/On Location
  • Code 35 – Obvious Death
  • Code 38 – Mental Health issues
  • Code 46 – Reckless vehicle
  • Code 61 – Officer Emergency
  • Code 62 – Wanted
  • Code 63 – Not wanted
  • Code 74 – Narcotics/Controlled substance

Lincoln Fire & Rescue

  • Par (1-4) – Amount of personnel on board an apparatus/with a group
  • Alpha (A) – Front side of a structure
  • Bravo (B) – Left side of a structure
  • Charlie (C) – Back of a structure
  • Delta (D) – Right side of structure
  • ALS – Advanced Life Support
  • BLS – Basic Life Support
  • Engine (1-15) – Callsigns for our frontline engines
  • Engine 2XX – Reserve engine. Will always start with a 2.
  • Truck (1,5,7,8) – Frontline Truck Companies
  • Medic (2,3,5,6,7,8,10) – Frontline Medic units
  • Medic 2XX – Reserve medic unit
  • Medic 2X – Reserve medic unit
  • Truck 21 – Reserve truck.
  • EMS1 – EMS Supervisor
  • Battalion 1 – First duty Batt. Chief that covers Stations 1-7.
  • Battalion 2 – Second duty Batt. Chief that covers Stations 8-15.
  • Air 14 – SCBA refill unit. Also has air quality tools and rehab materials
  • HAZMAT 14 – Dedicated HAZMAT unit cross-staffed by Engine 14.
  • FXX – Fleet Vehicle
  • UT-1 – Utility vehicle with misc support tools for rescues
  • Brush 1 – Brush unit crossed staffed by Engine 1