robberies

Bell to Stock Carrier-Locked Phones in Retail Stores, Will Unlock During Activation Process

Bell will begin stocking carrier-locked smartphones in their retail locations and they will unlock the devices during the activation process.Internal documents obtained by MobileSyrup sites fraudulent activity and theft as the primary reason to only keep carrier-locked phones at their physical retail stores. "Multiple robberies at stores selling smartphones, including Bell retail locations. In addition, going...

RCMP Warn of Brazen iPhone Robberies in the Metro Vancouver Area

The RCMP in the Lower Mainland are warning iPhone users to be careful after a surge of brazen thefts in the Metro Vancouver area. A report by Global News recounts warnings from the Coquitlam RCMP as thieves have become more aggressive towards Apple users and their iPhones. Victims usually are asked by thieves for the...