Alarm Permits and False Alarms

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ALARM PERMIT
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An Alarm Permit is required if you maintain or have installed on any premises any alarm system that directly or indirectly signals the Long Beach Police Department.

  • Alarm system permits for businesses shall be renewed annually at $30.60.
  • Alarm system permits for residences shall be renewed every three years at $35.70.
  • All permits are non-transferable.

Additional Information:

FALSE ALARM(S)
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A false alarm is an alarm signal to which the Police Department has responded but where an emergency did not exist.

Any and all alarm activations in a twelve (12) month period that are considered "false" will be billed as follows:
(Effective October 1, 2013)

First false alarm.................................................. Free
Second false alarm............................................... $115.00
Third false alarm.................................................. $145.00
Fourth false alarm................................................ $175.00
Fifth false alarm................................................... $300.00
Sixth and any subsequent false alarms................... $415.00

**The twelve-month period is measured from the date of a false alarm to the preceding twelve (12) months.

PAYMENT OPTIONS
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You may pay your bill by any of the following methods: