Police Impound Lot & Vehicle Auction

This web page is intended to serve as a courtesy service only and not inclusive of all rules. Refer to posted rules on auction site.

All Legal Notices are published in the Topeka Metro Newspaper as required by law.

The next vehicle auction is August 3nd, 2020 beginning at 9:00a.m as published.  This auction will be held online at www.govdeals.com. To participate, you will need to go to www.govdeals.com  and register as a bidder. From there you can search Topeka, Ks. for the vehicles and items available. Further instructions will be posted on the auction site. We encourage you to take time to become familiar with the website and the bidding process prior to the day of the auction.  The vehicles will not be available for inspection but pictures will be available once the auction begins at 9:00 am August 3rd on the www.govdeals.com website.

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Auction Details

Vehicles will be sent to public auction when there is no response to the certified letter sent to the last registered owner, or unclaimed within 10 days of the second publication of this notice in the Topeka Metro Newspaper.

Location

The sale will be held online at GovDeals.com:
ALL VEHICLES SOLD AS IS, WHERE IS- Recommended for SCRAP or PARTS. THERE IS NO GUARANTEE ON AUCTION VEHICLES. MOST DO NOT HAVE KEYS AND THEIR MECHANICAL CONDITION IS UNKNOWN.

Payment in full is required within 24 Hours at the end of the auction for this item.

Removal is required within five (5) business days following the end of this auction.

  1. We provide documents to obtain a Kansas title under Kansas Statutes.
  2. This vehicle was towed by the city for violations of state law or city ordinance and are being sold as abandoned.
  3. Condition is unknown – we know nothing about this vehicle. It was not owned by the city.
  4. No key. Battery likely dead.
  5. If no photos under hood, vehicle is EITHER locked OR hood release would not work.
  6. If locked, seller will unlock vehicle prior to pick up day when possible.
  7. If odometer is functional, we show it in the photos. Otherwise, miles unknown.
  8. NO PETS or CHILDREN allowed on the lot. Only the tow/transport vehicle will be allowed on lot.
  9. NO repairs of any kind may be made on the lot EXCEPT to replace wheels/tires for towing purposes.
  10. Personal belongings inside vehicle are not included in this sale, but may be present when buyer comes to pick up.

THIS PROPERTY HAS NO GUARANTEE OF SAFETY. ENTRY IS AT YOUR OWN RISK AND SIGNIFIES A WAIVER OF LIABILITY TO THE CITY OF TOPEKA AND ITS EMPLOYEES.

 

INSPECTION:

This is a secured evidence facility with restricted access. No previews allowed.
YOU MAY CALL (785) 785.368.9230 WITH QUESTIONS.

 

PAYMENT:

PAYMENT MUST BE MADE ONLINE ON THE GOVDEALS WEBSITE. Payment in full is required within 24 Hours at the end of the auction for this item.  To make online payment, Log into your GovDeals account and select “My Bids”. Please follow the instructions there.

THE REGISTERED BIDDER WILL BE SAME AS BUYER AND WILL BE LISTED ON ALL PAPERWORK. NO SECOND OR THIRD PARTIES WILL LISTED ON ANY PAPERWORK.

 

REMOVAL:

The auction vehicles are located at and must be picked up from 322 NW Crane St, Topeka, Kansas 66603

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Removal is required within five (5) business days following the end of the auction.

REMOVAL IS ANYTIME MONDAY through FRIDAY BETWEEN 8:30 am to 4:00 pm

YOU MUST HAVE A PHOTO ID TO ENTER THE LOT.

Assume you must TOW AWAY.  Only commercial tow truck flatbed/wrecker, or trailer with electric wench are allowed.

NO PETS or CHILDREN allowed on the lot. Only the tow/transport vehicle will be allowed on lot.

THIS PROPERTY HAS NO GUARANTEE OF SAFETY. ENTRY IS AT YOUR OWN RISK AND SIGNIFIES A WAIVER OF LIABILITY TO THE CITY OF TOPEKA AND ITS EMPLOYEES.

  1. REPAIRS THAT REQUIRE GETTING UNDERNEATH THE VEHICLE WHILE ON THE LOT ARE PROHIBITED.
  2. PURCHASERS ARE SUBJECT TO ALL CITY/STATE LAWS, ORDINANCES, & STATUTES.
  3. VEHICLES CANNOT BE DRIVEN OFF THE LOT WITHOUT CURRENT REGISTRATION AND INSURANCE. ALL VEHICLES REMOVED FROM THE SALE WITHOUT REGISTRATION MUST BE TOWED.
  4. You may not drag off with a chain/rope.
  5. Seller provides NO loading assistance.
  6. Late fees will be assessed at $20.00 per day beginning the close of 5 (five) business days following the auction.

BE ADVISED THAT SOME CARS SOLD AT AUCTION MAY REQUIRE KANSAS HIGHWAY PATROL INSPECTION PRIOR TO BEING TITLED OR REGISTERED BY THE STATE. THIS INSPECTION IS THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE PURCHASER.

Police Impound Lot
322 NW Crane St
Topeka, KS 66603

Phone: 785-368-9230
Fax: 785-368-9264

Hours of Operation
Monday – Friday
8:30am – 4:30pm
Closed weekends

Abandoned Vehicle Hotline
785-368-9567

Property Room
785-368-9482