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LAPD May Curb Response to Burglar Alarms

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LAPD May Curb Response to Burglar Alarms

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LAPD May Curb Response to Burglar Alarms

LAPD May Curb Response to Burglar Alarms

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Los Angeles city leaders consider whether police should stop responding to most home and office burglar alarms that have not been verified by an eyewitness. Homeowners and alarm companies say that would-be burglars will get the wrong signal. NPR's Mandalit del Barco reports.