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What does 10-42 stand for?

10-42 stands for End of Shift (Alabama Public Safety Radio Code)

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The data can be downloaded from the card at the end of shift and we can cross-reference this with the GPS to ensure they are where they should be.
But as with all things, buyers found them cheaper abroad and eventually the chimneys stopped smoking and the shrill end of shift whistle was blown for the last time.
The force has installed motion sensors which automatically switches lighting on and off at the beginning and end of shifts, while heating and cooling in police buildings is controlled by computer to improve energy efficiency.
Although the workers, led by Locarno and Orcasitas, have staged minor protests--chanting in small groups at the end of shifts, for example--they've never stopped work or sabotaged any company equipment.