2004 Summary of Property Under Seizure with Lien Values by Type of Property (1)
Values in Thousand

Property Category (2) Ending Balance Net of Non-Valued Property $ Value of Liens and Claims
Number $ Value
Cash 9,196 $606,587,528  
Financial & Other Monetary Assets 266 $22,668 ($270)
Real Property 413 $63,277 ($12,360)
Personal Property 5,639 $94,527 ($9,721)
Non-Valued (3) 43,225    
 
Total 58,739 $606,768,000 ($22,351)

Notes:
(1) This report includes any seized asset that was physically in the custody or control of the US Department of Justice at the end of Fiscal Year 2004.

(2) Federal Financial Accounting and Auditing Technical Release 4, "Reporting Non-Valued Seized and Forfeited Property", requires disclosure of property that does not have a legal market in the United States or does not have a salable value to the Federal Government. This property includes: alcohol, chemicals, drug paraphernalia, gambling devices, pornography, and weapons.

(3) This figure reflects the addition of ATF as a departmental participant in the Asset Forfeiture Program effective January 24, 2003.

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