Personal Property Registration

Register personal property to help recover items that get lost, stolen or misplaced.

Students, faculty and staff can register property with the TUPD to aid recovery if something gets lost, stolen or misplacedPersonal property registration is free and available 24/7.  When registering, you’ll provide descriptions and serial numbers of your property. That information will be entered into a national database that law enforcement agencies use to recover items, confirm ownership and return them to their owners. The information is confidential and only accessible to law enforcement officers. 

Frequently asked questions

Yes, you can edit or delete your information after it is registered. All changes will be displayed on your profile. In addition, an email confirmation will be sent for each item registered.

Registration is free and available to all students, faculty and staff.

Yes! Personal property registration is available to the entire Towson University community, whether you live on- or off-campus.

Locations vary based on model, but serial numbers are typically located on the frame of the bike or on the outer gear cover.

Most serial numbers for computers, cell phones and iPads are located on the back of the product or under the battery.

Yes. The service is available all year long, 24/7.

Contact Community Relations Officer Shannon Cotton,  at 410-704-2505.