In 2019, the Neenah Police Department added a full-time evidence custodian to our staff. Evidence Custodian Amanda Moe had previously spent 18 years as a patrol officer for Neenah PD. She is a certified property and evidence specialist through the International Association for Property and Evidence (IAPE).
The evidence custodian is responsible for maintaining the integrity of evidence and chain of custody of all property that comes into her possession, in accordance with state laws, municipal codes, and departmental policy and procedures. This position reports directly to the investigations lieutenant and works with all members of the department to ensure the proper collection, preservation, and management of property and evidence.
Some of the main responsibilities of the evidence custodian include, but are not limited to:
The evidence custodian also assists with uploading media to and fulfilling media requests from the District Attorney’s Office, as well as other law enforcement agencies. The position is also responsible for coordinating the destruction of illegal drugs and maintaining the drug drop box in the lobby of the police department.