Knox Box / Locks

Knox Boxes are not required but they are recommended by the Watsonville Fire Department. This is a secure emergency access program developed for property owners and fire departments.

Buying & Installing


Call the Fire Department at 831-768-3200 to verify that your address is in Watsonville Fire jurisdiction before ordering a Knox Box. Once you have verified your address, a Knox-Box may be ordered by visiting the Knox Box website or by calling them at 800-552-5669. Once you receive the Knox-Box, contact the Fire Prevention Division for proper placement recommendations. When you are ready to secure your keys and entry information in the Knox-Box, contact the Fire Prevention Office at 831-768-3231 to schedule an appointment.