It's Time to Tame False Alarms
Alarm systems help deter burglary attempts and assist in apprehending suspects—usually very effectively. But false alarms do occur, wasting law enforcement resources, and can result in hefty fines. It’s in everyone’s interest to reduce the number of false alarms.
Technology can play a role. Video verification, for example, uses motion sensors that activate security cameras immediately when an intruder enters a business. This allows a security monitoring company to review the situation before notifying local authorities. This white paper outlines the benefits of video verification and discusses other tactics to reduce false alarms.