For any homeowner or business wishing to install an electronic alarm system monitored by either the Fire or Police Department, or through a central alarm station, or has a local alarm (an alarm that gives a signal which is audible or visible to persons in the vicinity of the premises), an annual permit must be obtained through the Galion Police Department, 301 Harding Way East. Call 419-468-5255 for details. All permits must be renewed by December 31 each year.
For every false alarm in excess of 3 in any calendar year that results in a response by the police or fire departments or equipment, a fee will be charged.
No inspection is required.