Property Unit personnel maintain all property and evidence coming into
possession of the Sheriff’s Office. The Property Unit currently maintains
over 61,000 pieces of property and is subject to unannounced inspections to
ensure items are being properly stored and accounted for. The unit utilizes
a modern “Bar Code” system to maintain accountability of property to include
high value items such as firearms, cash and controlled dangerous substances.
Citizens with questions regarding property being held by the St.
Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office may contact the Property Unit at 301-475-4200
Ext. 1973. The Property Unit’s hours of operation are Monday – Friday 8:00
AM until 4:00 PM.
Citizens wishing to retrieve personal property are
encouraged to call and schedule an appointment prior to picking up property.