Chattanooga, TN – According to the Chattanooga Police Department it’s essential to always document the serial numbers and capture detailed photographs of your high-value possessions, such as firearms and electronics.

This proactive measure is vital for facilitating the recovery process if these items are ever lost or stolen.

Maintaining a record of serial numbers provides law enforcement with essential information, significantly aiding in tracking and returning belongings to their rightful owners.

Additionally, clear photographs help in identifying the items and serve as evidence during investigations.

By taking these simple precautions, residents can ensure they are prepared and increase the likelihood of retrieving their valuable items in case of unfortunate events.