Witchita, Kan., to host false alarm reduction meeting

Feb. 4, 2009
Dealers, monitoring stations to be informed about city’s new software program

Police in Witchita, Kan., are inviting alarm dealers and monitoring companies to attend a meeting about the city’s implementation of new a software program that will aid in tracking and billing for the Witchita False Alarm Reduction Program.

The program seeks to reduce the number of false alarms authorities respond to by imposing fines on home and business owners who suffer repeated violations of the city’s alarm ordinance.

The meeting is set to take place Feb. 20, at the Witchita Police Department. For more information about the alarm ordinance or the informational meeting visit the city’s Web site at www.witchita.gov or send an email to the Alarm Administrator Claudia Reyes at creyes@witchita.gov.