Dakota County Sheriff's Office and City Police Departments' Dispatch
Dakota County Sheriff's Office and City Police Departments' Dispatch Mains
System: ARMER (1851) P25
TG 4300: Police Main 1
Apple Valley Police (49XX)
Eagan Police (33XX)
Rosemount Police (35XX)
TG 4302: Police Main 2
Burnsville Police (45XX)
Farmington Police (47XX)
Lakeville Police (48XX)
TG 4304: Police Main 3
Dakota County Sheriff (11XX)
Hastings Police (14XX)
Inver Grove Heights Police (36XX)
Mendota Heights Police (22XX)
South St. Paul Police (21XX)
West St. Paul Police (26XX)
TG 4456: Police Main 4
Not city-specific; used for longer dispatches with follow-up information/driving complaints/etc.
10-6 Arriving on scene
10-8 In-service/clear for other calls
10-15 Suspect detained/in custody
10-21 Phone call
10-23 Status check (Basically, "Are you okay?")
10-28 Vehicle license plate
10-33 Emergency traffic only. Accompanied by an audible tone from dispatch. Dispatch will reroute unrelated traffic to another channel to allow priority traffic regarding the current event to stay on the current talkgroup.
10-38 Traffic stop
10-50 Traffic accident
10-52 Traffic accident with injuries
10-56 Intoxicated driver
10-91 Burglar alarm
Code 4 - Everything's okay
Code 5 - Currently investigating; check back
Code 6 - Requesting another unit
"1200" - Dakota County Jail; e.g. "En route to 1200. Starting mileage X."
Dispatch will often acknowledge a transmission by providing the current local time in 24-hour format in lieu of "10-4." Ex: At 8:35 PM, they will likely respond with "20-35."
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