Owners most likely to get mobile phone stolen in Northampton

Northampton, London and Leeds are the three UK areas where mobile phone owners are most likely to have their device stolen, according to a new report by Protect Your Bubble, an insurance company.

Owners are most likely to have their phone stolen in Northampton Credit: Edward Smith/EMPICS Entertainment

The survey covered the 30 largest towns and cities in the UK, and found that Dudley in the West Midlands was the safest place for mobile phone owners with less than 5% of the claims received by the insurance company being for theft.

According to the data gathered by Protect Your Bubble, users in their early twenties are the most likely to be victims of theft.