The St Paul Police have recovered over 30 stolen computers with help from LoJack for Laptops. Armed with forensic information provided by the Absolute Theft Recovery Team, police were able to locate and shutdown an active computer chop shop.
The news story recommends installing tracking software to protect your mobile devices in the event of theft. Available for both PC and Mac, LoJack for Laptops gives you a fighting chance of not only tracking a stolen laptop but ultimately recovering it.
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