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UT Tyler Police Department

UT Tyler Police Department

Lost and Found

The University of Texas at Tyler maintains a secure Lost and Found at the Police Department.  The Lost and Found/Evidence Officer is the custodian for all items found and turned in by various departments on campus.  The following is the Department's policy.

Unclaimed items are maintained for 60 days after publication prior to disposition.

UTT PD Lost and Found does not accept clothing, including coats and jackets.

Food and drink containers are usually discarded.

Data sensitive materials are destroyed if unclaimed.

For lost UT Tyler ID cards, please contact the Cashier's Office at 903.566.7227.

If you have lost something, please report it by calling 903.566.7060.

Please be detailed in describing the item/s you have lost so we can tell your keys, for example, from the 30 other sets of keys turned in each month. Details that are helpful include: brand name, color, size, shape, model number, quantity, material (leather, plastic, fabric, metal, etc.), size, special features, tags, labels, etc.

Items maintained in Lost and Found are:

  • Books, notebooks, and planners
  • Sunglasses, prescription eyewear
  • Cell phones
  • Books
  • Keys
  • Jewelry
  • Backpacks
  • Radios, Walkmans, MP3 players
  • Sports equipment
  • Computer equipment
  • Other miscellaneous items

Lost and Found Currently held by Police Department

Lost and Found Campus Transport Form

If lost & found items are turned into your department, complete the Lost and Found Campus Transport Form and send form with any and all Lost/Found Property given to the Police Department. To access this form, click on the link above. Because the UT Tyler Police Department does not take clothing items, you may wish to call the Salvation Army or similar organization for pick up. If you have any questions, call ext 7060.

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