Vehicle Impounds

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Under ARS 28-3511, Arizona State Law requires vehicles be impounded
for 30 DAYS for any of the following violations:

  • Revoked Driver's License

  • No Driver's License and no record of ever having one
  • Cancelled Driver's License (Must also be involved in a collision and not provide insurance)

  • Extreme DUI

  • Aggravated DUI

  • Driver under 21 with any amount of alcohol in their system

  • Violation of an ignition interlock requirement

Contact Us:

  • By Phone:
    Post Storage Hearing Message Line – 480-350-8465

Please note: This is a message line, you will need to leave your information, and you will be called back.

  • By Email:

Releases are available by appointment only

Appointment hours:
Monday:  1:00pm - 3:00pm

Tuesday - Thursday: 9:00am - 11:00am and  1:00 - 3:00pm 

Friday: 9:00am - 11:00am

We are closed on all legal holidays. 


Lien Holders:
An appointment is needed, please contact us via phone or email. 



Tempe Police Department

Apache Substation
1855 E. Apache Blvd Tempe, AZ 85281
(Just East of McClintock, on Apache)