(A)   It shall be unlawful for a person in control of property to operate, cause to be operated, or permit the operation of an alarm system on that property unless a current alarm system permit has been obtained from the Police Department; provided, however, no permit shall be required for an alarm system located on a private residence if so equipped that any externally sounding alarm is automatically disconnected within fifteen (15) minutes after activation.
   (B)   Any person who violates this section commits a Class A violation under § 39.05 of this Code unless an alarm system permit is obtained within ten (10) days after receiving notification of the violation.
   (C)   Any person who operates an alarm system shall have thirty (30) days to apply for an alarm system permit if one is required by this section.
(`92 Code, § 4-24) (Ord. 90-20, passed 9-13-90; Am. Ord. 2006-24, passed 10-28-06)