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ADT Customer Claims Security Alarm Failed 4 Times

A Missouri woman claims that each time her home security system went off, ADT failed to contact her.


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The city of Bellevue has signed a four-year contract with AOT Public Safety Corporation to manage a program aimed to motivate resident to better maintain their security systems to prevent false alarms. SSI Staff · May 21, 2015

Business owners in Rochester, Minn., are asked to contact their alarm company to request the first alarm notification call go directly to police dispatch. SSI Staff · April 02, 2015

Installed in January, the new fire alarm was supposed to alleviate nuisance alarms that were common with the Capitol’s legacy system. SSI Staff · March 18, 2015

Fresno-based monitoring center claims to maximize community resources, combats false alarms at more than double efficiency of national average. SSI Staff · February 25, 2015

Businesses and homeowners are being reminded of a false alarm ordinance that comes with a fine. SSI Staff · February 04, 2015

Police in the North Carolina municipality responded to 35% fewer accidental alarms in 2014 compared to the previous year. The fire department, however, has not fared as well. SSI Staff · January 27, 2015

An increase in false alarm fees has not slowed down false alarms in Greensboro, N.C. The Greensboro Police Department reports that officers responded to 13,422 alarm calls in 2014. Of those, only 54 were valid. SSI Staff · January 26, 2015

There is no fee for the first or second false alarm within a 12-month period, but after that, the fines go up to $350 plus $100 for each false alarm beyond five within a year. SSI Staff · December 03, 2014

Implementing video verification can help a security dealer increase subscriber base value because the technology usually delivers faster police response. Kevin Lehan · September 18, 2014

Habitec Security credits Enhanced Call Verification (ECV) for the drop in false alarm dispatches. SSI Staff · September 17, 2014




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