Recovery Stories

20 Nov 2020
7 Nov 2020

Good Samaritan called STOP’s 24/7 Recovery Hotline to report he found a student’s backpack containing a STOP-tagged device near trash cans on his property. STOP identified the device by the STOP ID Number on the STOP Security Plate as belonging to a school district in San Antonio, Texas. STOP notified the district administrator, and recovery process is underway.

25 Oct 2020

A Good Samaritan notified STOP to report that he found a STOPtagged laptop. The STOP ID number traced it back to a school system in San Francisco. STOP notified the school administrator, recovery process is underway.

12 Oct 2020

An officer with the San Diego PD called STOP's hotline to report that he seized a laptop during an arrest. The STOP Security Plate had been forcefully removed, but the "Stolen Property" tattoo with our hotline number remained affixed. The officer provided the serial number, which enabled STOP to identify the registered owner. Verification and recovery process is underway.

14 Sep 2020

Laptop found on side of road in Houston TX. Contacted school and let them know it was found.

2 Sep 2020

A laptop belonging to a large enterprise was lost in transit in UPS - label was separated from carton. UPS Lost & Found notified STOP. We identified the registered owner and provided details. Recovery is underway.

25 Aug 2020

Laptop found by US Post Office. Owner has been contacted and is making arrangements to get it back.

9 Aug 2020
24 Jul 2020

A passenger left his STOP-tagged laptop on a flight from New Orleans to Atlanta. Airlines identifed the owner by STOP ID Number, recovery process is underway.

8 Jul 2020

Laptop found at Camp and Conference Center in NJ. Owner has been contacted and will make arrangements to get it back.