New alarm ordinance

 A new ordinance will go into effect in Lincoln aimed at reducing the false alarm rate. All alarm system businesses and alarm system users will be required to register every 2 years for their device or face a fine.  In the 2 year period you can have 6 free false–alarm calls, but starting with the 7th the user will have to pay a $100–$250.00 fee for each trip police make.  Lincoln Police were called to over 3,000 false alarms in 2009, making this an ordinance they want enforced in Lincoln.  Again the ordinance goes into effect July 1st with registration due by August 31st.  All registration can be done online by going to https://www.crywolf.us/lincolnne/ 

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