ORLANDO, Fla. - When a company is looking to expand its services nationally, it doesnÃ¢â‚¬â„¢t hurt to be a part of a larger group of companies that can offer diverse services to an existing customer base.
VIENNA, Va. - As the North American Monitoring Technologies Symposium & Expo approaches, most of the talk among central stations has centered on the proposed licensing reciprocity bill that will be discussed at the meeting.
HONOLULU - According to the Honolulu Police Department, a program intended to reduce the amount of time police spend responding to false alarms has cut the total number of false alarms by 10 percent from a year earlier.
The reduction also represents a reduction of 20 percent over the cityÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s all-time high of 33,000 false alarms in 2001.
VIENNA, Va. - In addition to pushing for passage of an alarm monitoring licensing reciprocity bill (see related story), the Central Station Alarm Association is working on another tool for local authorities having jurisdiction to use in the battle against false alarms.