The Hillsboro Police Department Property and Evidence Unit is responsible for the control, storage, and security of physical evidence and property collected by its employees in a manner that preserves the item in its original condition. To this end, the Department will securely maintain the item(s) and complete records of the acquisition and transfer of the property until final disposition.
The Property and Evidence Unit is located at 1210 Hillsboro Mile Suite B., Hillsboro Beach, Fl 33062. Our telephone number is 954-427-6600.
All property will be disposed of in accordance with chapter 705 of the Florida State Statutes. The title unclaimed evidence, which is lawfully seized, shall vest permanently in the law enforcement agency 60 days after the conclusion of a proceeding. Similarly, found property will be returned to its lawful owner as soon as possible. We do not hold auctions at the police department, all disposed of property is transferred to Property Room, Police Auctions Online, which can be accessed via the internet at www.propertyroom.com .
Another link to locate property that was stolen is provided by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement, http://pas.fdle.state.fl.us