In Florida, your property can be seized if you are arrested for a felony, That includes your:
These items have to be used in the commission of a felony, aid in the commission of a felony, or are bought with the money gained from committing a felony.
In Jacksonville, particularly in drug busts, narcotics detectives like to seize the cars and money that belong to the people they arrest. If any money is owed on the car, the probability of JSO keeping the car is reduced.
You are entitled to a civil forfeiture hearing before JSO completely takes ownership of your property. Call our experienced forfeiture attorneys at (904) 634-0900.