ABCs for LAPD on how to be able to answer alarm calls
A) Take all the sworn personnel who were recruited, trained, and
are being paid premium wages and benefits, and remove them from
inside 'civilian' budgeted positions.
B) Place those sworn personnel into patrol duties.
C) You now have enough sworn personnel to answer alarm calls.
... and, as a side benefit, watch the 'Crime Stats' of the City
Another Former LAPD Crime Analyst