The owner of an impounded vehicle must have the following items in order to claim a vehicle:
- State issued picture ID card (Consular Matricula from Mexico) or Driver's License*.
- Current automobile insurance*
- Certificate of Title or Bill of Sale
- If ownership has changed within the last 30 days, a copy of the computer registration printout from the Department of Motor Vehicles.
*Required if the citizen is wishing to drive the vehicle from the pound.
Other possible documents needed for release can be found at: