The disposal of unclaimed property is regulated by law. One of the options permitted is for the agency to auction property. The Winston-Salem Police Department auctions unclaimed property through the Internet web site, Property Room.com. Items of value are consigned to this organization and offered for sale.
Property Room.com provides restitution for these sales to the Winston-Salem/Forsyth County School system, in the form of payments through the City of Winston-Salem.
To confirm an appointment with Evidence Management staff at (336) 726-7285. The owner should bring photo identification and any related forms or applications to 1200 Patterson Avenue, Winston-Salem, NC. Hours of operation: Monday through Friday, 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., excluding holidays.