I found a key – what should I do?
Have you found a key and are now wondering how to find the owner? Well, there is no patented solution for this.
First of all, the place where the key was found plays an important role, of course. If it was found in front of a shop or public institution, for example, first ask there whether the key belongs to somebody. Often it also helps to post a lost-and-found note with contact details at the location where it is found.
Afterwards, however, we always recommend handing over the key to the local lost property office. It is listed here and, in the best case scenario, returned to its owner. Police stations also accept found keys and forward them to the lost property office.
To sum up, you should proceed as follows:
Hand in keys to the lost property office or police