A. Alarm systems which can be heard outside the building, structure or
facility of the alarm user shall be equipped with a sound emission cutoff
feature which will stop the emission of sound 15 minutes or less after the alarm
B. When an alarm system may be heard outside a building, structure or
facility for more than 15 minutes continuously or intermittently, and the alarm
owner or alarm company is not readily available or able to silence the device,
the Portland Police Bureau is authorized to enter the premises and physically
disconnect the sounding device. The alarm owner shall be liable for the cost of,
or associated with, disconnecting the alarm. Neither the City nor its officers,
agents or employees shall be liable for such costs.
C. The alarm owner shall be liable for cost of reconnecting the alarm.
Neither the City nor its officer, agents or employees shall be liable for such