What are common causes of false alarms?
  • Inadequate training of people allowed access to your security system (children, neighbors, cleaning personnel, real estate agents, guests, relatives, babysitters, service and delivery personnel, etc.)
  • Weak system batteries
  • Open, unlocked or loose fitting doors and windows
  • Drafts from heaters and air conditioning systems that move plants, curtains, balloons, etc.
  • Wandering pets

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1. What is the false alarm ordinance?
2. What is a false alarm?
3. What does the false alarm ordinance requires residents to do?
4. Are there fee exemptions in the alarm ordinance?
5. What are common causes of false alarms?
6. Are there fines for false alarms?