Procedure for Claiming Property


The Winston-Salem Police Department releases property by appointment during the hours of 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. It is best to have an established appointment when retrieving property. This will ensure the necessary preparatory work is completed as much as possible before the owner's arrival.

To make an appointment, please call (336) 726-7285. The owner should be bring photo identification and any related forms or applications to 1200 Patterson Avenue, Winston-Salem, NC. If paying fees, you must have the exact change.

Hours of operation: Monday through Friday, 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., excluding holidays. 

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