False Fire Alarm


 FIU will pursue all available legal actions (F.S. 806.101) against anyone who willfully creates a false alarm of fire.
F.S. 806.101 - False Alarms of Fire - Whoever, without reasonable cause, by outcry or the ringing of bells, or otherwise, makes or circulates, or causes to be made or circulated, a false alarm of fire, shall for the first conviction be guilty of a misdemeanor of the first degree, punishable as provided under s. 775.082 or s. 775.083. A second or subsequent conviction under this section shall constitute a felony of the third degree, punishable as provided in s. 775.083 or 2. 775.084.