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
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What Are The Hours Of The Property Room?
I Need To Pick Up Property Belonging To A Friend/Relative. How Do I Do That?
When Do You Destroy Firearms?
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?
How Long Do You Keep 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?
You can call (626) 812-3200 and schedule an appointment to retrieve your property.