California Penal Code Section 1535

CA Penal Code § 1535 (2017)  

When the officer takes property under the warrant, he must give a receipt for the property taken (specifying it in detail) to the person from whom it was taken by him, or in whose possession it was found; or, in the absence of any person, he must leave it in the place where he found the property.

(Enacted 1872.)

Last modified: October 8, 2018