Security, Reporting Lost or Stolen Electronic Devices
My laptop or personal electronic device is lost or has been stolen. What procedures should I take to report that it is lost or stolen?
In the event a computer is stolen, Technology Services can use the
information provided to track the computer if it is connected to the
As a matter of campus policy we ask that you contact campus police FIRST to file a police report before contacting the Technology Services Help Desk.
University of Illinois Police Department
1110 W. Springfield Ave
Urbana, IL 61801
- Computer Manufacturer
- Serial Number
- MAC Address
- Wireless MAC Address
- Whether the computer is owned by the university. If so, get the Inventory Tag
- If the computer contains sensitive data
- Physical description of the laptop or equipment.
When we receive a Stolen Electronic Device Recovery Aid form from UIPD, please forward these to firstname.lastname@example.org.