Vigilance
The men and women of the Azusa Police Department are vigilant in their pursuit of criminals and protection of the residents, business owners, and visitors of our great city.
Service
The Azusa Police Department provides a wide array of services tailored to the needs of the dynamics of the population and infrastructure which make up the community.
Communication
The members of this department believe in communication with all members of our community, to foster strong relationships.
Professionalism
The Azusa Police Department prides itself on the level of professional service provided to everyone we meet on a daily basis.
Dedication
Regardless of the time of day, the Azusa Police Department stands watch over the people who live, work, and play in our community.
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Property And Evidence

Find answers to questions and information related to evidence and property. If you are unable to locate the information you need, please call (626) 812-3200 and request to speak to the evidence room.

Frequently Asked Questions

Find answers to popular questions below. If you don't see your question, ask it in our forum.

What Are The Hours Of The Property Room?

The property room hours are Monday thru Thursday, 7 AM to 4 PM.

I Need To Pick Up Property Belonging To A Friend/Relative. How Do I Do That?

Please bring a valid identification card to the Azusa Police Department's Jail lobby between the hours of 10:00 AM and 12:00 PM to retrieve property.

When Do You Destroy Firearms?

If firearms are not claimed within 180 days of notice being sent to the registered owner, the firearms will be destroyed.

What Happens To Unclaimed Property?

Any property which is unclaimed after 60 days (safe keeping and evidence) or 90 days (found property) will be turned over to a compnay called "The Property Room, which is an auction house for property.

Go To The Property Room's Website

How Do I Get My Firearms Returned To Me?

If the police department has possession of your firearm, and you wish it be returned to you, you must first complete a Law Enforcement Gun Release Program application.  Once this is completed, please call (626) 812-3200 to arrange an appointment with the property room.

How Long Do You Keep Evidence?

Once a case has been adjudicated, the owner of the evidence has 60 days to retrieve the items, after a notice has been sent to the owner.

How Long Do You Keep Property?

We will keep items which have been retained by the police department for safe keeping for 60 days after notice has been sent to the owner requesting they retrieve the property.

If the item was found by an officer or turned into the police department, we will retain the item for 90 days after notice has been sent to the owner requesting they retrieve the property.

How Do I Get My Property Returned To Me?

Property is considered anything which is not evidence.  Items which have been retained by the police department for safe keeping, or found items, are considered property.

You can call (626) 812-3200 and schedule an appointment to retrieve your property.

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