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Does Tracfone maintain a log of calls made? I could track my stolen phone from that.

Had a young girl fake a car problem and ask to use my home phone. She said her dad or whoever she called wouldn't pick up the phone, probably because the called ID showed a strange number. So, she asked if I had a cell phone. That's when I let her try that. I never left her alone in the kitchen, but she said she had to go back to her car and get something. I didn't notice, but she took my cell phone with her(stolen of course).

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Call; Customer Care Center at 1-800-867-7183, and report it stolen.
Does your land line phone show the number she dialed? Hope this helps, best regards to you.

Posted on Nov 21, 2014

Testimonial: "I tend to believe she was using stall tactics, by not completely dialing any phone number. She was buying time until she got a different response from me, later on she said: "I think I know what's wrong with my car...it's out of gas. Could you help me by giving me $5, which I refused. I just called the Tracfone # and removed my account."

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  • Darrell Tester
    Darrell Tester Nov 21, 2014

    I never did get a chance to speak with a rep., I just responded to the auto transmission for removing my account. The automation said it would be removed within 7-10 days. That's not very helpful either, for she gets to use it all the time.

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    Renee Nov 21, 2014

    So sorry that happened to you, and that you couldn't talk with anyone! Did you file a police report? And would you be able to describe her vehicle, or wasn't it close by?

  • Darrell Tester
    Darrell Tester Nov 21, 2014

    Yes, I filed a report with a Sheriff deputy, who came to my house later in the day. He took my description of her and all the tactics she used. I guess I didn't get suspicious enough about her until after she'd lifted the cell phone. She had tears in her eyes, when she asked me for money. I, now, believe the couple of trips she took back to her car, were to consult with her accomplice. I never saw the car, because she didn't want me to be able to. She said it was a red Mitsubishi, but not close enough to view. She planned it that way, I believe. The deputy did tell me that there had been incidents like this around the area.

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    Renee Nov 21, 2014

    A signed, sworn statement, attesting under penalty of perjury that you are the owner/customer for the subject telephone number and that you request copies of your call detail records. The statement must include your name, full street address, telephone number for which you seek call detail records and Serial Number (ESN or IMEI) of the phone. A clear, legible copy of the back of the phone showing the Serial Number. This documentation must be sent via mail or fax to: TracFone Wireless, Inc. Subpoena Compliance Attn: Executive Resolution Dept. P.O. Box 160340 Hialeah, FL 33016 Fax number: 1-866-809-7134 Upon receipt of your request, we will call you to confirm that you have requested your records and that you are the account holder in possession of the subject phone. It is hard to copy & paste some info, but hope this helps!

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