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What does 27 stand for?

27 stands for Purse Snatching (Alabama Public Safety Radio Code)

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The increasing incidents of street crimes, mobile and purse snatching are the major concern for Pinditees and Islooites and they demand the high authorities to take notice of the situation.
The clampdown saw offences such as shoplifting, thefts from cars and purse snatching targeted as shoppers flocked to the town centre.
Takeshi Noda, superintendent general of the MPD, said in a speech to the 2,100 police officers taking part in the parade, ''The MPD riot police are achieving brilliant success, as they are playing an active part in combating international organized crimes as well as small offenses such as purse snatching.
His previous offenses were purse snatching and attempted robbery without a weapon.
With the additional presence of security guards and cleaning personnel, purse snatching is down 38 percent and a community based court centered on quality of life and misdemeanor crimes funnels the BID those sentenced to community service.