In this series, FMC will outline false alarm by-laws for alarm response in cities in areas that FMC provides service and monitoring. We will present information if you have a security alarm system with security alarm monitoring, or if you have a fire alarm or sprinkler system monitored. Today, we will look at Alarm Response Policies in the City of Kingston.
Security Alarm System Response Policy from Kingston Police Service:
Registration Required: Yes – $123.00
False Alarms (per 365 day period):
1st False Alarm: $0.00
2nd False Alarm: $74.00
3rd False Alarm: $110.00
4th False Alarm: $147.00
5th False Alarm: $190.00
Fire Alarm Response Policy for Kingston Fire Department:
First False Alarm in fiscal year: FREE
2nd False Alarm in fiscal year: $250.00
3rd or more false alarm in fiscal year: $500.00
Full details on these policies can be viewed by following these links:
Kingston Police Security Alarm Response Policy:
Kingston Fire Alarm Response Policy/By-Law:
For information on how to reduce false alarms, visit this blog post.
For information on how to reduce false dispatches on your security alarm system through Enhanced Call Verification, please refer to this blog post.
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This information is current as of the blog posting date.