Log onto copdots.com and make sure you enter your DNA prefix and the entire unique ID number including any zeroes at the beginning.
How do I register my property?
To add your property to the register make sure you click on the second button to successfully enter it.
How are CopDots applied?
CopDots are applied with a pen-like applicator. You can mark up to 50 personal items with each pen.
What can I apply CopDots to?
You can apply CopDots to any of your personal items such as PC’s, jewelry, art, MP3 players and bicycles.
What shouldn't I put CopDots on?
CopDots cannot be applied to automobiles, boats or large or industrial machinery.
Can the CopDots be removed?
While the adhesive is still wet the CopDots can be removed with a water dampened cloth. Once the adhesive is dry and hardened they can only be removed by abrasive measures e.g., sanding, acid etc. Due to this and the volume of CopDots applied to an item.
How well do CopDots last once applied to an item?
CopDots have been subject to endurance testing and have been found to be resistant to heat, cold, humidity, common chemicals and salt mist.
How are CopDots read by Police?
Our company supplies police (on request) with magnifiers to read the identifier that is coded on each CopDot. Some police also use black lights that cause the UV trace in the DataDot adhesive to glow which assists in locating the DataDots.
How are CopDots read on a black surface?
On a black surface copdots are detected by a UV light and then scraped off and read on a light surface.
Who has access to my registration information?