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What to do if your car has been towed:

All vehicles are taken to the Vehicle Impoundment Lot. If you think your car may have been towed, please call the Vehicle Impoundment Lot at 502-574-7078 for more information.

To determine if your car has been impounded by the Louisville Metro Police Department, you will be asked for your:

                              License Plate Number


                      Vehicle Identification Number (VIN)

Once it is determined where the vehicle is located, you will need to call that lot for details on 

  • when you can retrieve your car
  • the cost to get your car out of the impoundment lot
  • what is required to claim your car (i.e. ID, title, license, VIN number, etc.)


Main Vehicle Impoundment Lot
1487 Frankfort Avenue  Map This Address  

(502) 574-7078

Monday-Friday  8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Saturday  8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday  8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. 

**If your vehicle is not located at one of the tow lots used by LMPD, it is possible that your vehicle was left at the scene or your vehicle may have been towed by a different law enforcement agency, such as Jefferson County Sheriff's Office, Shively Police Department, St. Matthews Police Department, Jeffersontown Police Department, etc.

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