The Josephine County Sheriff's Department will auction off forfeited, found and unclaimed property Aug. 25 at 545 California Ave., Merlin.

The Josephine County Sheriff's Department will auction off forfeited, found and unclaimed property Aug. 25 at 545 California Ave., Merlin.

The auction will start at 9 a.m. Previews of the merchandise will be available 1 to 6 p.m. Aug. 24 and 8 to 9 a.m. Aug. 25.

Property set to be auctioned includes vehicles, quads, camping gear, tools, bikes, housewares, jewelry and electronics.

People who have had property stolen or lost it are encouraged to attend. Sheriff's officials will be on site to help confirm ownership and process returns. Attendees should bring proof of ownership or a police report showing the items were reported stolen to receive their property back.

For more information, contact Great Western Auction at 541-479-5750.