Palm Springs

False Alarm Fees

Fines Explained

Police Alarms

1st False Alarm
in 365 day period

2nd False Alarm 
in 365 day period

3rd False Alarm 
in 365 day period

4th or more False Alarms 
in 365 day period

Permitted
Alarm

No charge

$150.00

$200.00

$250.00 each

Non-Permitted
Alarm

No charge

$150.00

$200.00

$250.00 each

All unpaid fees shall accrue interest at 5%.

 

APPEALING A FALSE ALARM RESPONSE CHARGE

*Submit a written request/statement as to why you feel the charge and/or occurrence should be waived or removed from your account, along with any supporting documentation (police reports, alarm company documentation, etc)

*Submit via email using the Contact Us page.

*Be sure to include Permit License #, alarm location address, and incident date(s) in question.

*Submit within fifteen (15) calendar days of the notice imposing the charge. 


Online Payment

Mail-In Payment

Mail check or money order to:

Palm Springs Police Department - Alarm Unit
P.O. Box 3294
Palm Springs, CA 92263

Please include your name, address of alarm system and bottom portion of the fee notice letter.