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Trace is the largest database of property reported stolen to America's law enforcement agencies. It holds millions of serial numbers of stolen goods from thousands of Law Enforcement and associated agencies. If you buy, sell or handle used goods as a citizen or a company you need to protect yourself from stolen goods and accusations of criminal activity. If you are a US Law Enforcement Officer you can search Trace to identify stolen property.

Checking by citizens and Police on Trace is FREE.


Citizen Checking

Citizen checking Trace prior to purchase

Citizen checking on Trace is free and assists you in avoiding buying stolen goods. Sign-up or Sign-in to get started.

Trade Checking

Traders using Trace

Trade checking on Trace is free and assists you in avoiding buying stolen goods. Sign-up or Sign-in to get started.

Police Checking

Police using Trace

Police checking on Trace is free and assists you in identifying recovered stolen goods. Sign-up or Sign-in to get started.


Latest News

Trace to continue to provide free public access to the FBI Stolen Articles File...

Criminal Justice Information Services sub-committee has unanimously agreed that the arrangement to supply information to Trace by Recipero should be permanent.

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Boston and Texas Police recommend Trace...

The US law enforcement agencies encourage Citizens to use Trace.

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