Smartphone thefts in San Francisco mapped out
0. phoneArena 10 May 2013, 19:45 posted on
Smartphone thefts have been making the news lately. These devices are expensive and because they...
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1. TheLolGuy (Posts: 483; Member since: 05 Mar 2013)
Wow, robbery with knife or even firearm?! I'm scared...
I had read some time ago that the smartphone robberies are becoming progressively more violent. At first most of them were snatched off-guard. Now police say that they'll break your nose and take it -- seriously, getting a phone stolen sucks enough. Don't break my nose, bro!
3. TheLolGuy (Posts: 483; Member since: 05 Mar 2013)
Even greater an advantage when he can curse the unfortunate robber and take his phone instead. And his shoes.
4. InspectorGadget80 (unregistered)
How bout not taking your phone out or leave it at home.
9. remtothemax (Posts: 260; Member since: 02 May 2012)
...why would you even have a phone then?
11. jbreault (Posts: 25; Member since: 04 Mar 2012)
ok then why have a cellphone if your going leave it home .
5. MartianMe (unregistered)
Wow this doesn't even happens in third world country....well at least not this much.
10. gwobbles (Posts: 3; Member since: 20 Nov 2012)
Yeah it's totally shocking that smartphones and tablets are not stolen as much in third world countries. There's no way that there are more people walking around with $500 gadgets in San Fransico than a third world country for people to steal.
12. jbreault (Posts: 25; Member since: 04 Mar 2012)
that's because no one is running around with $700. in a third world country lol
6. ReddD (Posts: 37; Member since: 29 Oct 2012)
surprising number seeing as you can actually track a phone after it is stolen!
8. dan_md (Posts: 66; Member since: 19 Oct 2010)
Oooh. And I thought U.S. was a first world country.