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Abandoned Auto Team

The Abandoned Auto Team is responsible for the initial investigation, follow-up and removal of all vehicles abandoned on public property. The team investigates over 200 calls per month.

An abandoned vehicle is defined as a vehicle parked on a public roadway or private property that:

  • Is visibly inoperable
  • Is not displaying current, valid registration
  • Is illegally parked for more than 48 hours

Report an abandoned vehicle.


If you have questions or comments about abandoned vehicles, please contact:

Officer Teresa Algatt
Email: talgatt@baltimorecountymd.gov

Corporal Charles Schruhl
Email: cschruhl@baltimorecountymd.gov

Revised February 11, 2015

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