2013 Summary of Property Under Seizure with Lien Values by Type of Property [1]
(Dollars in Thousands)

Property Category Ending Balance Net of Non-Valued Property $ Value of Liens and Claims
Number Value
Seized Cash and Monetary Instruments 15,156 $1,435,283 ($114,622)
Financial Instruments 404 $46,013 ($2,395)
Real Property 140 $63,783 ($20,618)
Personal Property 7,136 $144,422 ($21,356)
Non-Valued[2] 30,281 $0 $0
Total 53,117 $1,689,501 ($158,991)

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 2013.

[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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