Property & Evidence


The City of Bristol Virginia Police Department, Property & Evidence Unit, provides safe storage for all items seized by officers.  The unit is responsible for the preservation, destruction, and release of all items place in their care.  The evidence officer is trained in storage techniques to ensure that the integrity of evidence is maintained.  

Marking your belongings to reduce loss is the best way to inscribe your property by etching your driver's license or identification number and state. 

It is important to always document serial numbers and inscribe owner identification on items of value.  In the the unfortunate case you are the victim of lost or stolen property, your chances of recovery are greatly increased with this information.  

Appointments are highly encouraged for property pickups.  Contact unit at 1-276-645-7406, Monday - Thursday, 8:00am - 3:45pm