4727.09 Furnishing information to police chief or sheriff.

(A) A person licensed as a pawnbroker shall, every day, furnish the following information to the chief of police of the municipal corporation or township in which the licensee's place of business is located or, if the place of business is not located within a municipal corporation or a township that has a chief of police, to the sheriff of the county in which the place of business is located:

(1) A description of all property pledged with or purchased by the licensee;

(2) The number of the pawn or purchase form the licensee used to document the pledge or purchase.

(B) A licensee shall provide the property description and form number required by division (A) of this section on the form furnished by the law enforcement officer requesting the information. The completed form may be communicated by electronic transfer or be in a magnetic media format.

(C) For the purposes of this section, a licensee need provide only the information required by division (A) of this section.

Effective Date: 04-05-2001 .