The FARA InfoLink is a service of the False Alarm Reduction Association (FARA). Some content is provided by the National Electronic Security Alliance (NESA).  For more information contact us at 301.519.9237 or info@faraonline.org.

This Weeks FARA News

Through the lens: Reflections on reporting the Pentagon attack

Through the lens: Reflections on reporting the Pentagon attack

Through the day, the fire chief made sure his incident commander had what he needed and worked with top county, state and Pentagon officials.
911 system not working in New Orleans, St. Charles; Jefferson Parish system is working (LA)

911 system not working in New Orleans, St. Charles; Jefferson Parish system is working (LA)

The 911 system is not working in New Orleans and St. Charles Parish in the aftermath of Hurricane Ida, officials said Monday morning.
If You Give Them a Key – Give Them the Codes!

If You Give Them a Key – Give Them the Codes!

If a person has a key to a premise, train them to use the alarm system and give them the verbal passcode/password
Acadian AI-Enabled False Alarm Fight Earns Marvel Runner-Up Nod

Acadian AI-Enabled False Alarm Fight Earns Marvel Runner-Up Nod

The Calipsa False Alarm Platform has allowed Acadian Monitoring Services to decrease response times to true alarms by about 35%.

FARA Industry News

What you need to know about facial recognition home security cameras

What you need to know about facial recognition home security cameras

As facial recognition technology becomes more prevalent in home security cameras, it's important to understand what it is and how it's used.
20 Years of Showing Security Matters

20 Years of Showing Security Matters

Life in the post-9/11 world means security technologies, systems, services and skills are more critical than ever before.
Napa County installs AI-based early fire detection

Napa County installs AI-based early fire detection

The pole-mounted artificial intelligence-based system uses optical and heat sensors to detect and analyze smoke plumes that indicate fire.
9-13-21 NESA National Monitor

9-13-21 NESA National Monitor

State & National News Through the lens: Reflections on reporting the Pentagon attack9.1.21 - Fire Rescue 1 -

Special Sections – Click on an Icon to visit a section

FARA InfoLink Archive

Thanks to Institute Sponsors!

Without the FARA Institute and our generous contributors, FARA training symposiums would not be possible.  Many, many heartfelt thanks go out to all of our Institute donors as follows:

 

Platinum Partner ($5000 or more donation)

Gold Partner ($3000 or more donation)

Silver Sponsor ($1000 or more donation)

Sponsor

FARA Mission Statement

It is the mission of the False Alarm Reduction Association (FARA) to provide a forum for local government alarm ordinance professionals to exchange information on successful false alarm reduction programs, to serve as a clearinghouse for agencies seeking to reduce false alarms, and to foster an environment of cooperation among public safety, the alarm industry and the alarm users.

Contact Us

False Alarm Reduction Association
10024 Vanderbilt Circle, Unit 4
Rockville, MD 20850

Email: info@faraonline.org
http://www.faraonline.org

301.519.9237

Comments and suggestions regarding FARA’s InfoLink are both encouraged and welcomed. If you would like to submit an article for publication, or if you have any questions or concerns about this newsletter, please contact the FARA Board of Directors at 301/519-9237, or by e-mail at: info@faraonline.org

Submitted articles in this newsletter are the expressed opinions of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of the Officers and Directors of FARA.