Give us your two cents on whether burglar alarms should be verified before calling for police dispatch
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Most cities report that over 90 percent of all alarm calls are "false", and some cities have moved to enhanced call verification strategies, while others have turned to a fine/fee structure for false alarms, others have turned to a "broadcast and file" strategy, and yet others have turned to requiring actual verification before dispatch. And so we ask:
Should burglar alarms be verified before police dispatch?