Poll: Should alarms always be verified before dispatch?

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?

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