Thieves beware !!

CheckMEND is a new service that lets you check out an IMEI number against databases of stolen goods. Used either online or via an SMS, the service covers a variety of stolen goods but handsets top the list; CheckMEND is linked to the databases of the Police, content insurers and the mobile phone companies. An SMS search on CheckMEND costs £1.50 plus standard network charge: send CHECK followed by an IMEI number to 84025, or sign up at  HYPERLINK "http://www.checkmend.com" www.checkmend.com for searches at £1 a go.