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Annapolis considers new false alarm ordinance

SSN Staff  - 
03/01/2009

ANNAPOLIS, Md.--The city of Annapolis is considering a new false alarm ordinance.

Inovonics names Slack new VP tech, biz dev

SSN Staff  - 
03/01/2009

Inovonics on March 10 announced Michael Slack as the new VP of technology and business development. “The position is designed to bridge a CTO-like function with a practical product development strategy component,” said Mark Jarman, president of Inovonics.

PSA announces Mathieu as National Accounts Committee chair

SSN Staff  - 
03/01/2009

PSA Security Network on March 24 announced the appointment of Brian Mathieu as chairman of its National Accounts Committee. Mathieu brings more than 25 years experience in the electronic security industry to his new position, including vertical market and national business development.

Mace Security announced two new outside sales pros

SSN Staff  - 
03/01/2009

Mace Security International, Inc. on March 23 announced the hiring of two new outside sales professionals to represent the western and eastern regions of the United States.

Alarm Ordinance Watch

SSN Staff  - 
03/01/2009

YUBA CITY,
The Appeal Democrat reported Yuba City is getting stricter on false burglary alarms to free police department resources. The Yuba City City Council voted 4-0 on Feb.

Lake Alfred, Fla. businesses and residences to face fines of up to $500

SSN Staff  - 
03/01/2009

LAKE ALFRED, Fla.--The Ledger reports a new law tentatively approved Feb.

Video monitoring pays off in pharmacy burglary

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03/01/2009

LIVERMORE, Ky.--Sometimes the synergy of the world of security is amazing and right on target, and all the players - the alarm company, the end-user, the police, and the bad guy, or girl, as the case may be - are in the right place at the right time.

Axis announces Bartolac as gov't industry segment biz dev manager

SSN Staff  - 
03/01/2009

Axis Communications, a global player in the network video market, on March 11 announced that it has named John Bartolac as its business development manager for the government industry segment. Bartolac will be the chief liaison and manage Axis’ programs for government business development at the federal, state and local levels.

Bedford, Ind. to enforce 1981 alarm ordinance more stringently

SSN Staff  - 
03/01/2009

BEDFORD, Ind.-- The Bedford Police Department issued notice March 10 it intends to enforce more stringently a 1981 ordinance regarding fines for false alarms.

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