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Lost and Found

Lost and Found

Welcome to the UC Davis Police Department Lost and Found Unit. We are the central repository for lost and found items on the UC Davis campus and the UC Davis Medical Center.

Report Lost Items, Review Found Items

Select a location to report a lost item, or to review found items:

If You Find an Item

If you find a lost item on the Davis or Medical Center campuses, it is your responsibility to turn the item in at the UC Davis Police Department front counter. Note: We do not accept lost backpacks, clothing or water bottles.

  • Davis: The Davis campus police department is located at 625 Kleiber Hall Drive, next to the fire department.
  • Sacramento: The Medical Center campus police department is located at 4200 V Street in Sacramento.

Claiming an Item

Items are held at the police department for 90 days. Items can be retrieved from the Davis campus and the Medical Center during regular business hours, Monday through Friday, 8:00-12:00, and 1:00-4:00, except during holidays.

To claim an item you must have the report number (found on the letter mailed to you or on the website) along with the following:

  1. Valid Identification (at least one): Drivers License, Student ID, Employee ID, Passport, Other Photo ID.
  2. Proof of Ownership (at least one): Purchase receipt, description of item in detail

After 90 days, unclaimed items are sold at auction. You can view the auction online at