How can I obtain more information regarding the false alarm incident?

If you have been notified that your alarm will be assessed a false alarm fee and you have questions, you may contact Central Square Technology at 866-683-0824 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday or by email.

Additional information about the False Alarm Ordinance, tips to reduce false alarms, and data about false alarm responses can be found at

For public records requests, visit the City of Everett website to obtain a copy of the police incident, or go to the Everett Police Department public records counter located at 3002 Wetmore Ave., Everett, WA 98201.

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1. What is considered a false alarm?
2. Why is the City charging a fee for false alarms?
3. What is the fee for a false alarm?
4. Is my first false alarm occurrence free?
5. Is there a discounted fee for seniors or the disabled?
6. How is the false alarm fee invoiced?
7. Can an alarm company pass along the fee to the customer?
8. Why doesn’t the City charge the fee directly to the customer?
9. Is a false alarm fee charged if the police response is cancelled prior to police officers being sent to the call?
10. How do I dispute a false alarm fee?
11. How can I obtain more information regarding the false alarm incident?
12. Do Everett residences or businesses need an alarm permit or license for their alarm system?
13. Do alarm companies need an alarm license?
14. How do I pay a false alarm response fee?