document Property; Lost, Stolen, Confiscated

In Police Standard Operating Procedures

Property taken into custody must be properly stored and secured for court or other lawful purposes, until returned to its lawful owner, or until disposed of according to applicable laws, ordinances, or department policies. It is recommended that department’s establish written procedures and guidelines to receive or otherwise take possession of any lost, stolen, confiscated, contraband, or other property for safekeeping until returned or properly disposed of. Property, Lost, Stolen, Confiscated, PSOP-024