CSI Lingo

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This page lists the meanings of the Police codes used in CSI: Las Vegas:
(Note: The codes used in the show are the ones actual used by the LVPD)

401= ACCIDENT (TRAFFIC)

401A= HIT & RUN

401B= ACCIDENT (WITH INJURY)


401C= ACCIDENT (PRIVATE PROPERTY)


402= FIRE


402A= ARSON


402Z= ATTEMPT ARSON


403= PROWLER


404= UNKNOWN TROUBLE


405= SUICIDE


405Z= SUICIDE ATTEMPT


406= BURGLARY


406A= BURGLARY ALARM


407= ROBBERY


407A= ROBBERY ALARM


407B= ROBBERY INVOLVING A B-PACK


407Z= ATTEMPT ROBBERY


408= DRUNK


409= DRUNK DRIVER


410= RECKLESS DRIVER


411= STOLEN MOTOR VEHICLE


411A= RECOVERED MOTOR VEHICLE


412= MISPLACED VEHICLE


412B= ABANDONED MOTOR VEHICLE


413= PERSON WITH A GUN


413A= PERSON WITH A KNIFE


414= GRAND LARCENY


414A= PETIT LARCENY


414B= THEFT FROM MOTOR VEHICLE


414C= LARCENY FROM A PERSON (NOT A ROBBERY)


414Z= ATTEMPT LARCENY


415= ASSAULT


415A= ASSAULT WITH A GUN


415B= ASSAULT WITH CUTTING DEVICE


415C= ASSAULT WITH OTHER WEAPON


416= FIGHT


416A= DISTURBANCE (JUVENILE)


416B= DISTURBANCE (OTHER)


417= FAMILY DISTURBANCE


418= LOST PERSON


418A= FOUND PERSON


419= DEAD BODY


419A= DROWNED PERSON


420= HOMICIDE


420A= MURDER/NON-NEGLIGENT HOMICIDE


420B= MANSLAUGHTER


420Z= ATTEMPT HOMICIDE


421= SICK OR INJURED PERSON


421A= MENTALLY ILL PERSON


422= SICK OR INJURED OFFICER


423= SEE A MAN FOR INFORMATION


423A= SEE A WOMAN FOR INFORMATION


424= RIOT


425= SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES


425A= SUSPICIOUS PERSON(S)


425B= SUSPICIOUS VEHICLE


426= RAPE


426A= STATUTORY RAPE


426Z= ATTEMPT RAPE


427= KIDNAP


427Z= ATTEMPT KIDNAP


428= CHILD MOLEST


428Z= ATTEMPT CHILD MOLEST


429= INDECENT EXPOSURE


430= ANIMAL BITE


430A= LIVE ANIMAL


430B= DEAD ANIMAL


430C= ANIMAL COMPLAINT


431= FOUND PROPERTY


431A= LOST PROPERTY


432= FRAUD


432A= FORGERY


432B= COUNTERFEIT


433= STOLEN PROPERTY


434= ILLEGAL SHOOTING


434A= ILLEGAL DUMPING


435= EMBEZZLEMENT


436= ATTEMPT TO LOCATE


437= KEEP THE PEACE


437A= ASSIST A CITIZEN


438= TRAFFIC CITATION


439= DETAIL


440= WANTED SUBJECT


441= VANDALISM


442= AIRPLANE CRASH


442A= EMERGENCY LANDING


442B= POSSIBLE PLANE DOWN


443= ASSIST AN OFFICER


444= OFFICER NEEDS HELP


444A= PANIC ALARM AT METRO FACILITY


445= BOMB THREAT


445A= BOMB


445B= FOUND OR ABANDONED EXPLOSIVES/BLASTING CAPS


446= REFERENCE NARCOTICS INFORMATION/INVESTIGATION


447= CIVIL MATTER


482= LUNCH


Other Terms:

APB: All Points Bulletin

DOA: Dead on Arrival

PAL: Parolee at Large

DFO: Done Fell Out

DUNS: Dead Upstairs Neighbour Syndrome

GSR: Gun Shot Residue

TOD: Time of Death

COD: Cause of Death

GC/MS: Gas Chromatography-mass Spectrometry

A.F.I.S: Automated Fingerprint Information System

S.A.R.T.: Sexual Assault Response Team

S.A.E. kit: Sexual Assault Evidence kit

Code 1: A Non-emergency situation

Code 2: Indicating a sense of urgency; get moving

Code 3: Emergency Situation; Use lights and sirens

Code 4: Under Control, No further assistance neccessary

Alphabet:

A: ALPHA

B: BRAVO

C: CHARLIE

D: DELTA

E: ECHO

F: FOXTROT

G: GOLF

H: HOTEL

I: INDIA

J: JULIET

K: KILO

L: LIMA

M: MIKE

N: NOVEMBER

O: OSCAR

P: PAPA

Q: QUEBEC

R: ROMEO

S: SIERRA

T: TANGO

U: UNIFORM

V: VICTOR

W: WHISKEY

X: X-RAY

Y: YANKEE

Z: ZULU

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