[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Buchanan as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Article I False Alarms
[Adopted by Ord. No. 2007-07 (§ 38-10 of the 1997 Code)]
As used in this article, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
- FALSE ALARM
- Any signal, message, or other communication transmitted by an alarm system, person, or other device that causes a police or fire department response which is determined by the Town not to be of an emergency or is an unlawful situation.
No person shall give, send, or cause to be given or sent, in any manner, any alarm of fire which that person knows to be false.
Editor's Note: Original Sec. 38-10C, concerning a fee for a user of a private alarm system, which immediately followed this section, was repealed 8-17-2010 by Ord. No. 2010-03.
[Amended 8-17-2010 by Ord. No. 2010-03]
False alarms shall be subject to fees as set forth on the Town Fees and Licenses Schedule.
Editor's Note: The Town Fees and Licenses Schedule is on file in the Town Administrator/Clerk's office.