Local governing bodies and law enforcement agencies are often called upon to deal with various forms of forfeited and abandoned property. However, not all property is the same. It is important for all municipal officials to understand the different sources of this property and the ways in which municipalities can properly use and dispose of it.
Q: What are the different categories of forfeited or abandoned property?
A: The main categories are drug forfeitures, other criminal forfeitures, and abandoned property and real estate.