What happens when you report an iPhone stolen?
An iPhone reported as lost or stolen results in the device being put on the blacklist through this unique IMEI number. Blacklisting can also occur if the user of a device is no longer able to pay for their contract or it was acquired through fraud.
Where do I report a stolen iPhone?
iPhone Theft and Loss Claims Is your iPhone lost or stolen? If it’s covered by AppleCare+ with Theft and Loss, you can file a claim for an iPhone replacement. Use the Find My app or go to iCloud.com to mark your iPhone as lost. Do not remove your device from your account until your claim has been fully approved.
How can I block my stolen iPhone?
Point the Web browser to iCloud.com and log in using your Apple ID and password. Click on the “Find My iPhone” icon to initiate a search for your phone. Once your phone appears on the map, click on the “i” icon next to it. Click “Remote Lock” to stop anyone from using your phone.
Should I report a stolen iPhone to the police?
If your phone is stolen You should report it to your local police station as soon as you can by calling 101 or going in person. Your network provider will give you your phone’s identification number (IMEI), which you should pass on to the police.
How do I report my stolen iPhone to IMEI?
How you can report your device as lost / stolen?
- Open the IMEI.info home page and enter the IMEI Number of the device.
- Click on Report Stolen / Lost Phone button.
- Afterwards the online form should appear on the screen. Let’s fill out the report as accurate as possible.
- That’s all!
What can Apple do if my iPhone is stolen?
If your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch is lost or stolen
- Look for your device on a map.
- Mark as Lost.
- Report your missing device to local law enforcement.
- File a Theft and Loss claim.
- Remotely erase your device.
- Contact your wireless carrier.
- Remove your missing device from your account.
How can I tell if my iPhone has been stolen?
The easiest way to check if an iPhone is stolen is to check the IMEI number on the back of the device. You then need to input the IMEI into a website like ESN check and it will tell you if the iPhone or iPad is stolen just by looking at the IMEI number.
How do I locate a stolen iPhone?
Steps to find your lost/stolen iPhone 1. Visit http://iCloud.com/find. 2. Sign in your iCloud account using Apple ID. 3. Click on the Find My iPhone button. 4. Choose Locate an iPhone device if you have set up more than one iOS device. 5. Your lost/stolen iPhone’s location will show on the map if your device is online.
How do I report a lost iPhone?
Open the IMEI.info home page and enter the IMEI Number of the device. Click on Report Stolen / Lost Phone button. Afterwards the online form should appear on the screen. Let’s fill out the report as accurate as possible.
How do you report a stolen phone?
Report my device lost or stolen. There are two ways to report your phone as lost. To report it online: Sign in to MySprint. Scroll down and select the device you want to report. Click on + More options. Select Report lost or stolen.