In an effort to help people stay healthy and promote social distancing, the Saint Paul Police Department has decided its next auction for unclaimed vehicles will be held online. 

The auction begins at 9 a.m. Friday, May 8 and closes at Tuesday, May 12 at noon. Hiller Auctions Service will conduct the auction on its website, https://www.hillerauction.net/cgi-bin/mmdetails.cgi?hiller2, where participants can view the 300 available vehicles, make bids and monitor activity. 

A detailed timeline and more information about how to participate in the auction follow. More information about Saint Paul's public auctions can be found online at https://www.stpaul.gov/departments/police/public-auctions
 


Friday, May 8:

Auction begins | 9 a.m. 

In-person viewing of vehicles | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. 
SPPD Snow Emergency Lot
1129 Cathlin St.
St. Paul, MN 55108
(The lot is located across from the Minnesota State Fair fairgrounds)

Please note: 
- There is no cost to view vehicles in person
- Social distancing measures will be in place (face mask required, must walk through lot, etc.)
- The office will not be open during in-person viewing 
- Please park in the "Customer Parking" area and see the attendant at the gate to be allowed inside the lot. 
- Only 20 people allowed on the lot at a time 
 


Saturday, May 9 and Sunday, May 10: 

Online auction continues | All day

No in-person viewing 
 


Monday, May 11:

Online auction continues | All day

In-person viewing of vehicles | 9a.m.-5 p.m.

Please note: 
- There is no cost to view vehicles in person
- Social distancing required (face masks, etc.)
- The office will not be open during in-person viewing 
- Please park in the "Customer Parking" area and see the attendant at the gate to be allowed inside the lot. 
 


Tuesday, May 12:

Bidding begins to close | Noon
Bidding progressively begins to close, starting with vehicle #1
 


Wednesday, May 13 and Thursday, May 14: 

Vehicle payment and pick-up | 8 a.m.-6 p.m.

Please note:
- All vehicles purchased must be paid for in cash or certified check
- Buyers must come in person to pay and receive a 21-day permit
- Social distancing required (face masks, only one person in office at a time, etc.)
- All sales are final
- Everything is sold as-is with no warranty or guarantee
- Descriptions are believed accurate but not guaranteed

Visit Hiller Auction Service for for complete terms and more information

Last Edited: May 7, 2020