Wednesday, September 15, 2010

Detroit council may require companies to verify break-in

Darren A. Nichols / The Detroit News
Detroit -- Frustrated that police spend so much time responding to false alarms, the Detroit City Council may soon consider an ordinance requiring alarm companies to verify break-ins before police are dispatched.
Council President Pro Tem Gary Brown said he'll introduce an ordinance this month that will help police prioritize runs amid dwindling resources. From The Detroit News: