Schedule Property Release from Property Custody

The Property Custody Section for the Norman Police Department is located at the Norman Investigations Center, 1507 W. Lindsey Street. Property Officers are responsible for securely maintaining evidence of crimes, items held for safekeeping, and found property. Property Officers serve a crucial role in supporting investigations, assisting in the court process for criminal and civil trials, and ensuring the proper chain of custody. 

How can I find out if you are holding my property?
When calling to see if the Property Room is holding your property, the following information is helpful when researching your case: 
  • Norman Police Department Case Number 
  • Date of Offense 
  • Description of the property
  • Arresting Officer

How can I pick-up my property?

Property release is only completed by appointment on Monday through Friday. Appointments are preferred for all property releases. To schedule an appointment, call 405-307-7299 to determine what will be required to obtain your property. Some items or property may require special handling instructions. 

Before your property can be released you will need to provide the following to the Property Officer:

  • Valid state issued photo I.D. or Passport
  • Copy of Summary Order / Court Order (if applicable)
  • Copy of Power of Attorney (if applicable)
  • Notarized Letter (If you are picking up someone else's property)
No property will be released until proper authorization has been granted from the investigating officer, detective, or the court of jurisdiction. 

How long is property held?

Property taken for safekeeping will be held for 60 days. After 60 days, items may be disposed of in accordance with NPD policy. 

Found property will be held for 90 days. After 90 days, the items may be disposed of in accordance with NPD policy. 

Contact Information:

Norman Investigations Center

Property Room

1507 W. Lindsey Street

Norman, OK 73069

Phone: 405-307-7299