Did you know?
Almost seven hundred mobile phones are reported stolen every day. One in four of these handsets are subject to insurance cover.
Statistics suggest that between 15 – 20% of all device insurance claims are fraudulent, with innocent policyholders suffering increased premiums as a result.
700 phones every day
Over a quarter of a million mobile phones are reported stolen each year in the UK – that’s nearly 700 phones every day.
Many of these stolen mobile phones are offered for sale via the internet or sold to retail outlets for re-sale.
Our Enforcement Solution
Global Device Network Enforcement provides Law Enforcement Agencies at all levels with the facility to research the insurance status of any device registered with gdnltd.com. In addition, Global Device Network provides access to Law Enforcement Agencies to identify if a registered device has been recycled matching the device serial number or handset IMEI with data provided by Recyclers to the Global Device Network system.
The details accessible by Law Enforcement Agencies include insurance claim details for lost or stolen devices, including at what stage in the insurance claims process the device is at, the insurer involved and a specific point of contact with that insurer. Recycler data will provide the date the device was recycled and identify the Recycler, which can subsequently assist in identifying the individual recycling the device and assist in the detection of crime.
Accessed via web or smartphone app, gdnltd.com Enforcement allows Law Enforcement Agencies to immediately identify if an individual is in legitimate possession of a device and take appropriate action.
Global Device Network is completely free of charge to all Law Enforcement Agencies providing a cost effective research and crime detection real time tool.