Most of the proceeds go back to the community. It's a win for everyone involved.
Frederick, MD (PRWEB) October 26, 2011
Property Room, the website known for making police auctions available to a nationwide audience in a trusted online environment, today announced an agreement with the Stonington, CT Police Department to conduct online auctions of the municipality’s forfeited, seized, found and surplus property. The Stonington Police Department joins over 20 other local Connecticut police departments in adopting the services of PropertyRoom.com
Founded by former police officers, Property Room provides an auction platform for products from over 2,600 police departments and municipalities nationwide. Property Room auctions cover practically every category of consumer goods, from bikes, rugs, watches, laptops and power tools to jewelry, coins and cars. Unique and offbeat items on the website have included eight-person bikes, coffins, Persian rugs, surfboards and a fiberglass great white shark.
“Property Room looks forward to working with the Stonington Police Department to auction off their surplus and seized items, and to make the auctions more easily available online to the Stonington residents.” said PJ Bellomo, CEO for Property Room. “We expect that our customer base and online expertise will prove to be a great fit for Stonington.”
Property Room has also earned the trust of over 1.3 million registered shoppers nationwide, who value the security and savings offered on the site, backed by superior customer service. With a team of trained and experienced inventory experts, Property Room rigorously evaluates all merchandise listed on the site from every police department, and destroys all counterfeit merchandise.
“Property Room offers tremendous value to Police Departments and municipalities nationwide” added Bellomo. “We manage the entire process, saving police personnel valuable time they could be spending on other duties, offer fantastic bargains to shoppers, and most of the proceeds go back to the community. It’s a win for everyone involved.”
Property Room works with many of the largest law enforcement agencies in the country, including the NYPD, LAPD, Houston Police Department, Orange County Sheriff’s Department, Kings County Sheriff’s Department, and Las Vegas Metro Police Department, among others.
About Property Room
Property Room is an online auction site that provides easy, fun, trusted deals on merchandise collected from police property rooms from across the United States. With most auctions starting at $1 with no reserve, Property Room offers a site consumers can trust and a fun place to find great deals on a variety of eclectic and valuable items, like jewelry, watches, cars, coins, and more. More than 2,600 police departments and municipalities work with Property Room, including the LAPD and NYPD. For more information and great deals visit PropertyRoom.com.
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