The American Alarm Story

American Alarm and Atlas Alarm Form Regional Security Powerhouse

American Alarm and Communications today announces the acquisition of Atlas Alarm Corp. of Weymouth, Massachusetts, a major fire alarm and life-safety systems company in the greater Boston area. The combined company will operate as American Alarm with $40 million in annual revenue projected for 2017.

American Alarm Builds New Operations Center in Manchester

Returning to its Granite State roots, American Alarm and Communications has expanded and relocated its New Hampshire headquarters to a newly renovated 4,500 square-foot office and service center in Manchester. The facility positions American Alarm to add staff and extend its customer service capabilities across the state.

American Alarm Video System Helps Police Crack Down on Texting While Driving

It was a clear July morning and two Rutland, Massachusetts police officers were walking across Main Street in a marked crosswalk. The approaching Ford Explorer had plenty of time to stop for the pedestrians. Instead, it was almost a tragedy.

American Alarm Donates
Medical Emergency Systems
for Veterans

Arlington, Mass. — Massachusetts Lieutenant Governor Timothy Murray joined American Alarm leaders today to announce the company's new program to help veterans and their families.

Our Security Team's
on Your Side

Whether you need a home security system or a complex business security system solution with life-safety, access control and integrated IP video systems, you've found the right partner in American Alarm.  For over 40 years, American Alarm has been providing peace of mind to our customers with our burglar alarm systems, fire alarm systems and remote video monitoring.  Our electronic security systems are affordable and effective. Read more about how American Alarm's Home Security and Business Security Systems can help to protect your home and businesses.

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Massachusetts Selects
American Alarm

American Alarm has won a new three-year designation as a FAC64 preferred provider of security systems and alarm monitoring for public agencies in Massachusetts. Click here for more information on the FAC64 state contract and our Massachusetts Security System Services.

People and Property Saved


Trapped in Cambridge Elevator

Report EA03232016-1239

March 23, 2016 12:39 p.m.  Cambridge, Mass.

An emergency call from a freight elevator in a Cambridge building was received. One male occupant indicated he was stuck on the fourth floor and the door would not open. Building facilities staff was notified and responded. The man was freed without injury and repairs to the elevator initiated.


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What Our Clients Are Saying

"Once again American Alarm was invaluable with their outstanding assistances involving a violent crime investigation. Eric V. was an incredible asset to both LGH and LPD. The American Alarm Service Department’s willingness to get him to us in short notice was greatly appreciated." - B.P. Donovan

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