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Mobile Phone theft on rise

New figures have revealed that the number of smart phones are on the rise across the UK.

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Top tips to keep your mobile safe

Here's some top tips from the Police to help protect your mobile from theft:

  • Register your phone with your service provider
  • Note your 15-digit IMEI Number
  • Enable PIN security feature
  • Never leave your phone in your car
  • Property mark your phone
  • Avoid making calls/texting while crossing the road
  • If making a call in public always do so with your back against a wall to reduce the possibility of being atacked from behind.
  • If you use smartphone - check on downloading a location finder app
  • If your phone does get stolen - report it immediately to the police and service provider.

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