comscore Kauai police warns of alarm companies tactics | Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Top News

Kauai police warns of alarm companies tactics


The Kauai Police Department is warning residents about alarm companies claiming to be endorsed by authorities.

Kauai police said Friday that officials have received calls about representatives of home alarm companies saying police promote their services.

KITV-TV reports Kauai Police Chief Darryl Perry is urging residents to research companies first with agencies such as the Better Business Bureau. He says the department has no affiliation with any alarm company and would not endorse any product or service.

Perry says homeowners should also be wary of any deceptive sales tactics such as time-limited offers or promises of free installation for acting quickly.

Residents should also get written estimates from more than one company.

Comments have been disabled for this story...

Click here to see our full coverage of the coronavirus outbreak. Submit your coronavirus news tip.

Be the first to know
Get web push notifications from Star-Advertiser when the next breaking story happens — it's FREE! You just need a supported web browser.
Subscribe for this feature

Scroll Up