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
Obtain the equipment and software required to conduct and
inventory audit of all the evidence stored inside the property
Conduct a gun and weapon disposal day to destroy our guns and weapons pending destruction.