Civil forfeiture is being completely abused by police departments across the country. Basically, private citizens are being robbed of their property.
Take a look at this investigative piece that shows just how much injustice is being done:
Unfortunately, as you can see, this can happen to just about anyone. You don’t have to be guilty to be affected by this. People are suffering and unfortunately the politicians, the media, and the public at-large are silent.