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Alarm Section Directory

Board of Police Commissioners
Alarm Section
100 West First Street, Suite 134
Los Angeles, CA 90012-4112

Telephone Hours:
Monday – Thursday 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
Friday - 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Phone Number: Alarm Section 213-996-1200 or 311 and request to be connected to 213-996-1200.
FAX Number: Alarm Section 213-486-5270

Notice: City Law requires an Alarm Permit. Click here to obtain one
History
Problem


Alarm Users
Contact Us
Permits
Fees and Penalties
Refund
Alarm School (for Permitted Alarm System Users Only)
Appeals
Collections
Online Payment
Misdemeanor Program



Alarm Companies
Permit Requirement
Requesting Dispatch
Excessive False Alarms
Enhanced Verification
7-Day Soak Period

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Permits
False Alarms
Other Questions

Resources (PDF – downloadable documents)
Key Provisions of the Burglar Alarm Ordinance [PDF]
Office of Finance – Branch Locations and Hours
Burglar Alarm Dispatch Policy
Alarm Ordinance – LAMC 103.206
15 Ways to Eliminate False Alarms

Web Links
Office of Finance, Alarm Unit
County of Los Angeles Department of Consumer and Business Affairs
State of California, Department of Consumer Affairs, Bureau of Security and Investigation Services