The Saint John Police Exhibits and Property Control is responsible for the secure storage, cataloging and disposal of evidence, as well as found and recovered property.
The specialists in this area are responsible for ensuring all evidence is handled according to applicable laws and regulations, and that all evidence is properly documented, stored, and disposed of in a timely manner.
They must also keep accurate records of evidence, found and recovered property, as well as maintain secure storage facilities.
Additionally, they must work to ensure all evidence is properly released back to its rightful owner or destroyed as required.
Finally, they must ensure all evidence is properly handled and preserved, so that it may be used in any criminal proceedings.