Valuable property should be marked with an electric engraver or any sharp etching tool with your Florida Drivers License number. If you are not a driver, you can obtain an I.D. Card and number from any Division of Drivers Licenses Issuing Station. Avoid marking on removable parts such as lids, doors, plates, etc.

Items which cannot be marked, antiques, china, coins, etc. Should be photographed in color with the owner’s identification. A complete description of the article should be written on the back of the photograph.

Suggested items for marking: bicycles, televisions, stereos, computers and related equipment, cameras, appliances, sporting goods, power tools, lawnmowers, outboard motors. Credit card numbers should also be recorded and kept in a safe place, along with other important papers such as birth certificates, passports, ownership papers, etc.

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