603.2 - University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Procedure on Reporting Equipment Missing or Stolen During Normal Operations


Equipment missing or stolen during normal operations is reported immediately. Investigations follow the report in an effort to recover the property or its cost.



Forms and Instructions

  1. Notify the department head immediately of any missing or stolen equipment.
  2. The department head reports the incident immediately, to Department of Public Safety. (Non-emergency Public Safety telephone number is 919-962-8100.)
  3. Public Safety enters equipment into national crime database for possible recovery.
  4. The department head also submits a Finance Form 603.5.1f - Capital Equipment Relocation Form to Asset Management reporting the missing or stolen equipment.
  5. When an item previously reported as missing or stolen is recovered, the department head immediately notifies Public Safety of the recovery and submits a new Finance Form 603.5.1f - Capital Equipment Relocation Form to Asset Management.

Related Requirements

External Regulations and Consequences


University Policies, Standards, and Procedures

Contact Information

Primary Contact

  • Director of Procurement Services Operations
    • Phone: 919-962-6267
    • Email: hwangcpa@email.unc.edu



  • July 13, 2009
  • December 14, 2007
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