If you've lost or found property in a public place, we may be able to help. Answer the questions below to find the best thing to do next.


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The item I lost in a public place has a serial number

For mobile phones, MP3 players, computers or any equipment with a serial number, report the loss at immobilise.com.

For bicycles, please report the loss at bikeregister.com.

Police forces and insurance companies nationwide search reports on both websites.

You can also use Report my loss. This isn't a police service and charges £4.95 for logging something as lost, but the service is searchable by forces nationwide and insurance companies.