Most City offices closed Wednesday, June 19, to observe Juneteenth

The City of Portland recognizes Juneteenth as a formal day of remembrance to honor Black American history and the end of slavery in the United States. Learn about Juneteenth.

File a Claim for Property Seized Under Civil Forfeiture

Print out forms (English or Spanish) to file a statement of claim for property seized under civil forfeiture laws.

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Claims must be received in proper form by Forfeiture Counsel not more than 21 days after service of the ʺNotice of Seizure for Forfeiture.ʺ  Extensions for filing claims will not be granted. 

If you have any questions about completing this form, you must consult with your own attorney.  The Forfeiture Counsel cannot give you legal advice.


Mailing address

City Attorney
1221 SW Fourth Avenue Room 430
Portland, OR 97204