When identifying a suspect using your radio is of utmost importance to be as clear as possible. Please use these Radio Codes where possible.


Phonetic 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

Identification Code Key

White skinned European Appearance
e.g. English, German, Scandinavian, French

Dark skinned European Appearance
Greek, Spanish, Italian, Sicilian

African Caribbean Appearance
West Indian, Guyanese, Black African

Asian Appearance
Indian, Pakistan, Bangladeshi, Sri Lankan

Chinese / Japanese Appearance
Includes Malayan, Burmese, Filipino

Arabian / Egyption Appearance
Algerian, Tunisian, Moroccan, North African

Suspect Description

S Sex

N Nationality

A Age

P Physique

S Skin

H Hair

O Outfit

T Travelling



Shop Safe Helpline

For any problems or assistance or if you have a faulty radio

0870 240 5538

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