A home without an alarm is six times more likely to be burglarized as a home with a burglar alarm. At the same time, false alarms can become a nuisance. Emergency calls are often placed on hold while officers respond to false alarms.
The Police Department responds to approximately 1,300 alarms per month; 98 out of 100 of these alarms are false. If you reside in the city limits, you must register and obtain an alarm permit:
If you reside in the County, contact the San Joaquin County Sheriff's Department for an alarm permit.
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Alarm System Information
License Search for Alarm Companies - California Bureau of Security and Investigative Services
San Joaquin County Sheriff's Department - Alarm Information (209) 468-4579
State Department of Consumer Affairs
Stockton Better Business Bureau