Chapter 10.14
DISPOSITION OF FIREARMS

Sections:

10.14.010    Firearm inventory.

10.14.020    Authorized disposition methods.

10.14.030    Annual report.

10.14.010 Firearm inventory.

The Sheriff shall maintain an inventory of every firearm coming into its possession after June 30, 1993 that has been judicially forfeited, that has been seized and may be subject to judicial forfeiture, or that has been or may be forfeited due to the failure to make a claim under applicable state law.

(Added Ord. 99-024, § 1 May 5, 1999, Eff date May 20, 1999).

10.14.020 Authorized disposition methods.

On at least an annual basis, and unless otherwise required, authorized or prohibited by state or federal law, the Sheriff shall dispose of each inventoried firearm that has been forfeited by:

(1) retaining the firearm solely for agency use;

(2) destroying the firearm;

(3) firearms illegal for any person to possess must be destroyed.

(Added Ord. 99-024, § 1 May 5, 1999, Eff date May 20, 1999).

10.14.030 Annual report.

The Sheriff shall submit an annual report to the Council that designates the disposition of each inventoried firearm that has been forfeited and the proceeds, if any, that may have resulted from sale at auction.

(Added Ord. 99-024, § 1 May 5, 1999, Eff date May 20, 1999).