theft en Outsmart Smartphone Thieves <p><strong>Smartphone theft</strong> is on the rise, in part because criminals can resell the devices for up to $150 a piece.</p><p>Police say nearly 900 smartphones were stolen from January to June, a 10% increase from last year. iPad thefts are up 71%.</p><p></p><p>According to Acting Chief Paul Humphries, the new <a href="">Outsmart Smartphone Thieves Campaign</a> urges people <strong>not to leave their phone unattended</strong>. Other ways to protect yourself and your device:</p> Fri, 02 Aug 2013 21:12:14 +0000 Ann Thompson 15725 at Outsmart Smartphone Thieves