EL CENTRO — The El Centro Police Department is advising the public of recent changes to the city’s alarm policy, which are aimed at reducing the number of false alarms.

The revisions went into effect on Jan. 1 and encourage the effective and proper use of security and fire alarm systems to help reduce unnecessary responses to preventable false alarms.

Staff Writer Julio Morales can be reached at jmorales@ivpressonline.com or 760-337-3415.

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