The Security Alarm Registration Program is available online
for the convenience of the public. The web address for registration
and payment is: www.dallasalarmpermit.com.
A link is also available on the Dallas Police Department website at www.dallaspolice.net.
This online registration service is part of an agreement
between Dallas Police Department and Central Square Technologies (Formerly
Crywolf) to handle most administrative functions of the false alarm reduction
effort. The new approach offers online, phone, and mail services for alarm
registration, false alarm notifications, billing and collection.
Mail: Dallas Police Department
Alarm Permit Compliance Unit
PO Box 840186
Dallas, TX 75284-0186
Security Alarm Permit
A security alarm permit is required if you have a security alarm that is audible and/or monitored to provide police response. The annual permit fee is $50 for a residence and $100 for a business permit.
A permitted alarm site is allowed three free false burglar alarms in a twelve-month period. The 4th, 5th and 6th false burglar alarms are $50, 7th and 8th false burglar alarms are $75 while the 9th+ are $100 each. All Panic/Hold-up false alarms for a residence are $100. The 1st Business Panic/Hold-up false alarm is $100, 2nd is $200, 3rd is $300 while 4th+ are $400 each.