Lost and Found
The Salem State University police department maintains a lost and found center. Items turned into our department or found by department personnel are held for the following lengths of time:
Property of no obvious monetary or sentimental value will be held one week.
Property of an estimated value up to $100, with no obvious sentimental value, will be held for 30 days.
Property of an estimated value of over $100, or with obvious sentimental value, will be kept for 90 days.
If you have lost an item, please stop by the station or call our non-emergency number, 978.542.6511 to inquire if it has been turned in.
If you are told the item is in our possession and the property officer is not on duty you’ll have to call 978.542.6029 to arrange a time and date to retrieve your belongings.