The American Alarm Story

American Alarm Acquires Abington Security Company

American Alarm and Communications today announced it has completed the acquisition of Electralarm Security Systems of Abington, Massachusetts. Founded in 1964 by Paul D’Amato, Electralarm serves some 500 homes, businesses and educational institutions in the greater Abington area.

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

I wanted to take a moment to express how grateful I am that American Alarm was able to get me out of a difficult situation related to our construction project here at home. I wanted to make sure to communicate what a great job your team did. Their flexibility, experience and knowledge and were greatly appreciated especially in this difficult situation. It is this type of service that differentiates a company like American Alarm and why we remain loyal customers. — Sincerely, John M.

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