It is common for the NPD to take possession of property found at an accident or crime scene. For information regarding such property, contact the police department during regular business hours at 859-885-9467.
The NPD no longer hosts public auctions to properly dispose of confiscated or found property. These items are sold through an online service, Property Room. The public can bid on such items from all over the U.S. Also, those seeking to recover items lost or stolen may register them with Steal It Back, a service of Property Room. Each time an item is submitted by police to Property Room, the serial number is checked against the registry. If a match is found, the owner is contacted so the item can be returned.
Vehicles are sold via sealed bid. questions concerning vehicles can be directed to Pauline Horsley at 859-885-1121.