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Lost+Found: Case C1F8 – Stolen MacBook recovered in Mexico D.F., Mexico

  • Location: Mexico D.F., Mexico.
  • Date Lost: May 19th, 2013.
  • Date Recovered: April 4th, 2015.
  • Theft: Stolen from my car.
  • Missing items: MacBook.
  • Time it took for first report to arrive: 10 months.
  • Once received, time it took for police to recover it: Never.
  • Final thoughts: Surprised.

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Lost+Found: Case A1B2 – Stolen laptop recovered in Rosario, Argentina

  • Location: Rosario, Argentina.
  • Date Lost: February 24th, 2015.
  • Date Recovered: March 6th, 2015.
  • Theft: Burglary.
  • Missing items: Laptop.
  • Time it took for first report to arrive: 3 days.
  • Once received, time it took for police to recover it: 3 days.
  • Final thoughts: Happy.

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Lost+Found: Case C9U5 – Lost phone recovered in Barcelona, Spain

Stolen Android phone recovered in Barcelona, Spain

  • Location: Barcelona, Spain.
  • Date Lost: February 7th, 2015.
  • Date Recovered: February 10th, 2015.
  • Missing items: Android Phone.
  • Police reaction: We got it on record (lost&found office)
  • Time it took for first report to arrive: 2 days.
  • Once received, time it took for police to recover it: 2 days.
  • Final thoughts: Relieved and amused.

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Lost+Found: Case V9RH – Android Phone recovered in Santiago, Chile

Stolen Android Phone Recovered in Santiago de Chile thanks to Prey

  • Location: Santiago, Chile.
  • Date Lost: January 8th, 2015.
  • Date Recovered: January 8th, 2015.
  • Theft: Ripped bag.
  • Missing items:  Android Phone.
  • Police reaction: I couldn’t find any policeman.
  • Time it took for first report to arrive: Immediately, as soon as I could figure out how to read the reports.
  • Once received, time it took for police to recover it: It wasn’t necessary.
  • Final thoughts: I feel relieved, extremely happy, fearless and smart.

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Lost+Found: Case 7X3Y – Lost HTC One recovered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

  • Location: United States.
  • Date Lost: January 17th, 2015.
  • Date Recovered: January 20th, 2015.
  • Theft: Left at the airport.
  • Missing items: HTC One.
  • Police reaction: Didn’t contact them.
  • Time it took for first report to arrive: Immediately after locking the phone remotely.
  • Once received, time it took for police to recover it: It wasn’t necessary.
  • Final thoughts: I feel frantic, hopeful and blessed.

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Lost+Found: Case 2X1C – Stolen MacBook Pro recovered in Querétaro, Mexico

Stolen MacBook recovered in Querétaro, Mexico, thanks to Prey

  • Location: Querétaro, Mexico.
  • Date Lost: December 5th, 2014.
  • Date Recovered: January 20th, 2015.
  • Theft: Smashed car window.
  • Missing items: MacBook Pro and external hard drive.
  • Police reaction: They were confused about Prey efficiency :)
  • Time it took for first report to arrive: 4 days.
  • Once received, time it took for police to recover it: 5 days.
  • Final thoughts: I feel happy and secure. I’ll buy premium Prey for all my devices!

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Lost+Found: Case E3NT – Stolen Lenovo laptop recovered in Cape Town, South Africa

Stolen Lenovo laptop recovered in Cape Town, South Africa

  • Location: Cape Town, South Africa.
  • Date Lost: December 2nd, 2014.
  • Date Recovered: December 7th, 2014.
  • Theft: Stolen from home.
  • Missing items:  Laptop, hard drive, camera.
  • Police reaction: Little chance of recovery.
  • Time it took for first report to arrive: Immediately.
  • Once received, time it took for police to recover it: Next day.
  • Final thoughts: Grateful.

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Lost+Found: Case XYZ1 – Stolen LG Nexus 4 recovered in Viña del Mar, Chile

Stolen Nexus 4 recovered in Chile thanks to Prey

What happens when a Prey employee gets his phone stolen?

TL;DR: Thieves get their asses kicked and the device is recovered in three hours.

Before we start, I want you to know that I’m one of the guys in charge of writing the awesome user-submitted recovery stories you read weekly on our blog. That fact could make you doubt every word I say, but please understand that this is a real story. We’re not making this up to show that Prey works, because we all know how well it does. There’s a police record involved for this case and a cause still under investigation here in Chile.

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Lost+Found: Case 28ZZ – Stolen LG Android phone recovered in Chiloé, Chile

Solen LG Android phone recoverd in Chile thanks to Prey

  • Location: Chonchi, Chiloé. Chile.
  • Date Lost: August 21st, 2014.
  • Date Recovered: September 24th, 2014.
  • Theft: On a bus station.
  • Missing items: LG Android phone.
  • Police reaction: They started looking for it.
  • Time it took for first report to arrive: One week
  • Once received, time it took for police to recover it: Two weeks
  • Final thoughts: It was amazing!

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Lost+Found: Case GFH5 – Lost Android phone recovered in Majorca

Stolen Android phone recovered in Majorca, Spain

  • Location: Majorca, Spain
  • Date Lost: September 13th, 2014.
  • Date Recovered: September 13th, 2014.
  • Theft: Left in restaurant
  • Missing items: HTC Android phone
  • Police reaction: Didn’t notify
  • Time it took for first report to arrive: 10 minutes
  • Final thoughts: It is great to confirm where the phone was and to be able to lock it remotely because I didn’t have a lock on. Thanks prey!

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