Resources

For Law Enforcement
For Fire Department
Model Fire Ordinance Quick response to fire saves lives and property. Read more... Project in the news
For Dealers
For the Media
For General Public

Lexington, SC PD Receives SIAC Award

More hot topics

Town of Lexington (SC) Police Department
Recipient of the Security Industry Alarm Coalition Director’s Award of Distinction in Reducing Alarm Calls

Lexington, SC (January 26, 2017) - The town of Lexington, SC and its Police Department were presented with the Security Industry Alarm Coalition’s (SIAC) Director’s Award of Distinction for its outstanding work in reducing alarm dispatches. The town reduced its alarm dispatches by 46% freeing up officers for community policing activities and problem solving projects. The award was presented to the town of Lexington, Chief Terence Green and staff during a recent town council meeting.


The Security Industry Alarm Coalition and representatives from the South Carolina Police Chiefs Association’s (SCPCA) Alarm Management Committee worked with the Lexington Police Department staff and the city attorney’s office using SCPCA’s Model Alarm Ordinance in reducing alarm dispatch requests.


“We feel very good about the success of our alarm management program, the results we’ve realized, and look forward to even greater reductions in the future,” said Chief Green. “Our partnership with SIAC and the SCPCA Alarm Management Committee has certainly aided us in reducing our alarm dispatches.”


SIAC’s National Law Enforcement Liaison, Glen Mowrey, added, “Developing strong partnerships and utilizing the Chiefs Association’s Model Alarm Ordinances adds to the success of an agencies alarm management program.”


01/26/2017

13541 Stanmere Drive Frisco, Texas 75035
Copyright © 2016 Security Industry Alarm Coalition. All Rights Reserved.
Dallas web design and web development by elKore Inc.