Evidence Impounds PT. 1

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Under what circumstances should an item be impounded as evidence?

Both A and C

When should an item not be impounded with no evidentiary value?

It has been determined the item is not evidence; however, it needs safeguarding

According to the text, what is the purpose of wearing disposable gloves when handling evidence?

To minimize the possibility of DNA contamination

What is the minimum number of gloves to wear per hand when handling evidence?

Two

According to the text, what should be done for each item of evidence being preserved for DNA testing?

Use a new glove to handle each item

What is the recommended surface to place evidence on to preserve potential forensic evidence?

A clean, dry surface such as examination paper or a new paper bag

According to the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Policy and Procedure, what should be done if items are released in the field and not impounded?

Obtain the owner's signature on a Property Report

How should the items be labeled when impounded according to the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Policy and Procedure?

Evidence label or wire evidence tag

What should be included in the description of department-issued items according to the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Policy and Procedure?

"LVMPD" in the description

What should be done with the pink copy of the Property Report according to the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Policy and Procedure?

Provide it to the citizen if warranted

According to the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department policy, which of the following items will be accepted for impound?

Abandoned and unclaimed items and money from businesses related to a criminal investigation

When will a firearm, electronic control device (ECD), or ammunition not be impounded if the owner has been involved in an accident or incident requiring medical care?

When the owner consents to a family member or friend who is present to take possession

What is the maximum weight of fireworks that can be dropped off at participating fire stations according to the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department policy?

20 pounds

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