This unit provides for efficient and secure transportation, handling and storage of items entered into evidence by our Officers. Items entered into the Evidence unit may include evidence, stolen, safekeeping or found property. This Unit ensures the integrity of the items by maintaining the “Chain of Custody” in accordance with Arizona State Law and Chino Valley Police Department Policy.
How to obtain your Property/Evidence:
All evidence, found property and safekeeping property will be released by the Property Custodian by appointment only.
Please call to make an appointment @ 928-636-4223 ext. 1278, Tuesday thru Friday 7:30am to 5:00pm
After cases are adjudicated, the Property and Evidence Unit will attempt to locate the owners of evidence property that has been held for trial. If successful, this property will be returned. If not successful, the Unit will dispose of the property according to Arizona Revised Statutes and Town of Chino Valley Junction Ordinances. It is the Owner’s responsibility to keep contact information up to date with the Evidence Unit.