Smartphone Theft Declines After Kill Switch Technology Implemented

Smartphone Theft Declines After Kill Switch Technology Implemented

San Francisco District Attorney George Gascon last week released statistics showing a recent decline in smartphone thefts and robberies that he attributed to the implementation…

Leno’s Smartphone ‘Kill Switch’ Bill Signed Into Law

Leno’s Smartphone ‘Kill Switch’ Bill Signed Into Law

A bill signed into law by Gov. Jerry Brown today should make smartphones a lot less vulnerable to prospective thieves in the Bay Area and…

SF District Attorney Points Accusing Finger At State Senators Who Voted Against Cell Phone Kill Switches

SF District Attorney Points Accusing Finger At State Senators Who Voted Against Cell Phone Kill Switches

Legislation that would require smartphones to come equipped with an anti-theft deterrent known as a “kill switch” failed to pass the state Senate today. SB…