Property and Evidence Management

Process and track all incoming and outgoing property received by the property room, and dispose of property required by law.

PROGRAM ACTIVITIES

Catalog and store all items of evidence.


Identify and dispose of evidence associated with closed cases.


Provide legal access to items of evidence for Santa Barbara

Police Department employees and officers of the courts.


Notify the public how and when their property is available for

retrieval from the property room.


Catalog, track, and ensure the disposal of all weapons and

drugs in a timely manner.


Facilitate the delivery and retrieval of evidence pursuant to

Discovery Requests and Court purposes.


Facilitate the delivery and retrieval of evidence for analysis with

the State Crime Lab.


Prepare and catalog all items to be disposed by way of auction.

PROJECT OBJECTIVES FOR FISCAL YEAR 2023

Update the current firearm booking form to include additional

fields in order to more accurately enter firearms into the

statewide database.


Obtain the equipment and software required to conduct and

inventory audit of all the evidence stored inside the property

room.


Conduct a gun and weapon disposal day to destroy our guns and weapons pending destruction.

STAFFING INFORMATION


Authorized Positions

FINANCIAL INFORMATION

MEASURABLE OBJECTIVES FOR FISCAL YEAR 2023

OTHER PROGRAM MEASURES