2007 Summary of Property Under Seizure with Lien Values
by Type of Property (1)
Values in Thousands

Property Category
Ending Balance Net of Non-Valued Property $ Value of Liens and Claims
Number $ Value
Seized Cash and Monetary Instruments
9,137 $1,240,401 $68,128
Financial Instruments
304 $115,246 $3
Real Property
185 $73,479 $17,387
Personal Property
6,000 $159,192 $15,963
Non-Valued (2)
950    
 
Total 16,576 $1,588,318 $101,481

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 2007.

(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.

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