Police False Alarm Fine Appeal

If you would rather submit a written form please click here. Return completed written forms to the Police Information Desk or mail to:

Lisa Baagoe, False Alarm Coordinator
Des Moines Police Department
25 East First Street
Des Moines, IA 50309-4891

Completed form must be received within 30-days of the original bill date.

If you receive a "not-voided" decision, you will have 60-days from the original bill date to pay the fine. If the fine is not paid the matter will be sent to a collection agency and/or a municipal infraction will be filed.

  • Appeal Information