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Evidence and Property Unit

Roderick 'B.J.' Wilson - Evidence Technician
Roderick "B.J." Wilson
Evidence Technician
The Evidence/Property Room acts as the depository for all evidence and property recovered by Deputies in the jurisdiction of the Sutter County Sheriff’s Office. The Evidence Technician maintains and ensures the accurate return of property in the designated categories.

Property/Evidence Categories
  • Found property
  • Recovered stolen property
  • Items held for safekeeping
  • Inmate/arrestee personal property
  • Property received from coroner cases not released at the scene
  • Property received from public administrator cases
  • Prepare unclaimed property for auction

Property/Evidence Release

The best way to avoid any unnecessary delays in obtaining your property is to call Evidence Technician Wilson and request an appointment. Please call at least one day in advance to schedule your appointment so you can receive your service promptly. Evidence Technician Wilson can be reached at 530-822-7313, between the hours of 8 am to 5 pm.

Requirements for Conducting Business

Persons attempting the release of property in the custody of the Sheriff’s Office must present picture identification such as a California Drivers License or California Identification Card.

Those attempting to gain the release of property for a friend or relative must also present picture identification as well as written authorization from the property owner.

Under no circumstances will telephone authorization be accepted for the release of property.

Email the Evidence Technician regarding any questions or concerns you may have pertaining to the property/evidence release process. If you prefer, you can also call the Evidence Technician at (530) 822-7313 during normal business hours.