Welcome to the Sacramento County Sheriff's Office - Alarm Bureau Prevention and Administration Site

    STOP! Do not create a new account if you received a letter from us. Please log into your permit below.

    Already have an Account? Sign-in Here.
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    Which situation fits you best?
    • I received a letter, invoice, and/or false alarm notification and have never accessed this webpage before.
      An account already exists for you in the system. You may access your account with a combination of your account/permit number and an invoice and/or reference number. Your account/permit number is listed on the notification you received directly above the alarmed location address. The invoice and/or reference number is listed at the top of your invoice or in the contents of your letter. Please select 'Log in' below to continue.
    • I have installed a new alarm system and have never been previously registered with the alarm program.
      Thank you for being proactive!

      The address you provide will be validated against our database. If an account already exists for your location, you may not be able to register at this time and will be prompted to contact customer service. Please select 'Register your Alarm'.

    The Sheriff's Office responds to approx 32,000 alarm calls per year and 98% of these calls are false. The Alarm Bureau enforces the Sacramento County Emergency Alarm Ordinance and the Rancho Cordova Municipal Code.

    The Sheriff's Office of Sacramento County manages alarm permits for all of the unincorporated areas of Sacramento County, as well as the City of Rancho Cordova. To determine what Jurisdiction your property is in, please use the County Parcel Viewer.

    If you've received an ALARM PERMIT REQUIREMENT NOTICE, then you already have an account and may login as a Registered Alarm User.

    If you're not sure what to do next, take a look at our FAQs.

    Alarm companies login here.

    Alarm Ordinance
    Alarm Response Manager
    Appeal Process
    Fee Schedule
    Prevention Check List

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