Since January, the Los Angeles Police Department has had a policy of responding to no ``unverified'' burglar alarms
from any location that produced two or more false alarms in a year.
Often they do have more serious crime to pursue, and the burglar alarm
call gets pushed farther down the list.
Officials said the burglar alarm
policy was not under consideration when the program was being developed two years ago.
The burglar-alarm issue has been one of the most politically sensitive at City Hall in the past year, after Chief William Bratton complained about the high number of false alarms and said he wanted to stop officers from responding to burglar alarms
When we received our original listings from UL back in the late eighties, we felt the jeweler's marketplace was well served in the Carolinas by three national UL Listed burglar alarm
companies", said William J.
, Medical Office Building, Boyden Road.
Police Chief William Bratton declared Thursday that officers' responding to burglar alarms
is a ``waste of time'' - but said he will obey an order if the Police Commission, under pressure from Mayor James Hahn, reverses itself on ending the practice.
The Los Angeles Police Commission is expected Tuesday to affirm a policy that the LAPD won't respond to unverified burglar alarms
and to reject a task force's recommendation for a less-restrictive measure.
Automatic burglar alarm
, accidental/defective alarm, Cranbrook Drive.
Monitoring companies are required to use another number to report tripped burglar alarms
, Bruce Boyer, owner of San Fernando Valley-based Lone Star Security and Video, said.
Officers responding to a residential burglar alarm
on the 200 block of East Elmhurst Avenue discovered pry marks on the door and fresh footprints in the snow.
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