Toronto to adopt verified response for alarms
The Toronto Police Service is moving to a verified response model for burglar alarm activations, according to the Canadian Security Association.
August 14, 2018 By SP&T Staff
The new model will take effect on Sept. 10 this year.
According to the new guidelines:
- The Toronto Police Service will no longer respond to alarms solely on the request of alarm monitoring stations
- The verification requirement will apply to burglar alarm activations
- Panic Alarms will NOT be included in the verified response requirement
More information is available via the CANASA website, including the official notification from Toronto Police chief Mark Saunders.
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