The American Alarm Story

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.

A video surveillance system installed at the Rutland Police Headquarters by American Alarm captured the incident. The video clip of the officers jumping out of the way of the vehicle was released to the media and helped draw national attention to the major and growing problem of motor vehicle accidents, personal injuries and fatalities caused by drivers distracted while texting.

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

Water Leak at Shrewsbury IT firm

Report WA 09302015-1315

September 30, 2015 1:15 p.m. Shrewsbury, Mass.

A water alarm from an IT (informational technology) service provider in Shrewsbury was received. Our Command Center operator notified building management of the issue and they quickly investigated. The day’s severe rainstorm had caused water to begin seeping into the building’s lower level. As part of the business’s security system, water sensors had been installed at the lowest area of the floor to guard against flooding. Building maintenance staff took corrective measures. 

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What Our Clients Are Saying

Please be advised that I am very satisfied with American Alarm’s customer service as a new customer. John H., your technician who installed the system was professional, focused and neat! - Lucile F.

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