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Oklahoma City police encouraging residents to register for alarm program

Oklahoma City police encouraging residents to register for alarm program

Residents who want to register their alarm can go to www.crywolfservices.com/oklahomacityok or go to go to okc.gov/alarm and click “Register Online”. The cost for a new alarm permit is $27, which can be paid with any major credit card.
FARA 2021 Annual Membership Meeting Online

FARA 2021 Annual Membership Meeting Online

FARA held a virtual Annual Membership Meeting on April 14, 2021. IF you missed it our would like to see it again go to the FARA training site to site the recording.
Omaha homeowner receives bill for false alarm

Omaha homeowner receives bill for false alarm

Night owls Betty Miserez and her friend Robert Thompson were awake at 1 a.m. one day last month. But they never dreamed police would be at their door.
Vinnie Farraris Named 2021 Norma C. Beaubien Public Safety Member of the Year

Vinnie Farraris Named 2021 Norma C. Beaubien Public Safety Member of the Year

The FARA Norma C. Beaubien Public Safety Award is the highest honor FARA gives to deserving individuals who work in

FARA Industry News

The Benefits of Video Alarm Verification

The Benefits of Video Alarm Verification

In addition to reducing false dispatches, VAV can create several RMR opportunities for integrators
Monitoring Centers Survive and Thrive Despite the Pandemic

Monitoring Centers Survive and Thrive Despite the Pandemic

Exclusive Security Business magazine roundtable: How technology and planning are keeping central stations moving forward
SSN readers sound-off: Nearly half not ready for in-person events

SSN readers sound-off: Nearly half not ready for in-person events

With trade-show season starting up again, including some of the industry’s key conferences going with a hybrid format, this month’s News Poll looks to gauge where readers are with traveling in the coming months and remainder of the year
5-17-21 NESA National Monitor

5-17-21 NESA National Monitor

Public Safety Updates Oklahoma City police encouraging residents to register for ...5.13.21 - KFOR ...

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