IMPOUNDMENT OF MOTOR VEHICLES:
If your vehicle has been impounded because of a parking violation, or because it was disabled in a traffic accident, it is important to retrieve the vehicle as soon as possible to avoid daily (and costly) impound lot storage charges.
Do you need a Vehicle Release on a weekend?
Please call the PG Non-Emergency Dispatch at 301 352-1200 The Dispatcher will contact the officer to assist you in obtaining the Vehicle Release for cars impounded by New Carrollton Police Department.
Requirements needed before obtaining a release are:
**The Vehicle Release Fee does not cover any towing or storage charges from Charlie’s Towing.**
Vehicles impounded by the New Carrollton Police Department are towed and stored by:
5913 Arbor Street, Hyattsville, MD 20781
Telephone Number: (301) 773-5818
Before a vehicle can be retrieved from the impound lot; a VEHICLE RELEASE must be obtained from the New Carrollton Police Department.
A Vehicle Release is an official form which authorizes the towing company to turn the vehicle over to its rightful owner, after the towing and storage charges have been paid.
Vehicle Releases must be obtained from the New Carrollton Police Department located at the back of
City of New Carrollton Municipal Building, 6016 Princess Garden Parkway, New Carrollton, MD 20784
From 8:30am to 5pm, Monday – Friday.
If you need to obtain a vehicle release that is not during our normal business hours please call Prince Georges County Non-Emergency at 301-352-1200; to have an New Carrollton Police Officer to issue a vehicle release for an impounded vehicle.
To obtain a Vehicle Release you must be the Registered/ or Titled Owner (Showing proof of ownership by bringing either a registration card or Vehicle Title of the Vehicle), or have Power of Attorney, and you must have Valid Identification (Driver’s License, or Government Issued Identification or Passport).
If you have any questions please call the Police Clerk at: (301) 459-0142