Utica Police Department Home Alarms

As of April 1, 2002, the City of Utica has implemented a billing and tracking program for avoidable alarms at businesses and residences that require the response of the police or fire department.  

           The details of this program are spelled out in Utica City Ordinance 2-15 Article IV ordained by the Utica City Common Council in October 2001.  The complete text of this ordinance is available at the link at the bottom of this page

Main points of alarm billing program:

Alarm Frequently Asked Questions

Alarm Ordinance - Full Text in Adobe Acrobat Format

The ordinance is a PDF file and requires you to have Adobe Acrobat Reader, if you do not have Acrobat on your computer you can download it free at Adobe's Website.