Property and Evidence

The Property and Evidence Technician is tasked with maintaining the chain of custody for all evidentiary items submitted to the Property Room.  The Technician is responsible for documenting the intake, storage, security, release and disposal of all submitted items.  The Property and Evidence Technician receives annual training and is a certified member of the International Association for Property and Evidence, Inc. Release of property and evidence is by appointment only.  Release of Property and Evidence:

  • In order for property and/or evidence to be returned to you, the investigator or officer responsible for your case must authorize its release.  
  • You will need your case number and a valid ID card or driver's license for items to be released to you.
  • A representative may also be designated to pick up your property but must present a notarized letter verifying representation.
  • For further details concerning the options available in reclaiming your property, call the Property and Evidence Technician at (507) 774-7205.