The FARA shall exist to serve the public, public safety, the electronic security and life safety industry and government employees that either perform or are responsible for false alarm reduction efforts.


It is the mission of the False Alarm Reduction Association (FARA) to provide a forum for local government alarm ordinance professionals to exchange information on successful false alarm reduction programs, to serve as a clearinghouse for agencies seeking to reduce false alarms, and to foster an environment of cooperation among public safety, the alarm industry and the alarm user.


FARA exists to:

  1. Promote the mutual interests of government employed false alarm reduction professionals.
  2. Foster cordial relationships among the members.
  3. Serve as a medium for exchange of information among the members.
  4. Serve as a clearinghouse of information for agencies seeking to reduce false alarms.