Lockwatch - Thief Catcher

38,944
Offers in-app purchases

Lockwatch is a clever little app that secretly takes a photo using the front camera when someone tries to unlock your phone with the wrong code. The picture of the intruder is then emailed to you along with their GPS location without them knowing.

The app has already proven to catch hundreds of thieves around the world, and has helped recover hundreds of lost phones successfully.

FEATURES

• Takes a secret photo using the front camera when someone tries to unlock your phone with the wrong code.

• Sends you an email with the photo, GPS co-ordinates, and a map.

• Completely silent and invisible. The thief won't know they're being recorded.

• Very small app (less than 1 MB) and no battery drain. It only runs when the wrong unlock code is entered.

Each unlock attempt must be at least 4 digits or dots otherwise it will not register as an attempt. Wait at least 10 seconds before entering the correct code otherwise Lockwatch will discard the email.

PREMIUM FEATURES

All of these additional features are available when you upgrade to Lockwatch Premium in the app.

• Detect SIM card changes - Lockwatch will email you if someone inserts a new SIM card in your phone. It will even include the SIM phone number and subscriber ID in the email (if possible).

• Send email when powered on - If the thief turns your phone off and turns it back on when they are home, you will be notified of their location.

• Take multiple photos - Instead of just one photo, Lockwatch will take three photos about one second apart. This improves your chances of getting a good image of the thief.

• Record sound clip - Lockwatch will record a 20 second audio clip using the phone's microphone. It does this whilst it is taking photos and getting the GPS location.

MORE INFORMATION

For help or to find out more about Lockwatch Premium, visit our web site at https://lockwatch.app/help?r=gp.

This app uses the Device Administrator permission to monitor screen unlock attempts.
Read more
4.5
38,944 total
5
4
3
2
1
Loading...

What's New

Fix crash when running under Android Oreo.
Read more

Additional Information

Updated
May 17, 2018
Size
Varies with device
Installs
1,000,000+
Current Version
Varies with device
Requires Android
Varies with device
Content Rating
Everyone
Interactive Elements
Digital Purchases
In-app Products
$0.99 - $4.99 per item
Permissions
Offered By
BlokeTech
Developer
PO Box 186 Waverley NSW 2024 Australia
©2018 GoogleSite Terms of ServicePrivacyDevelopersArtistsAbout Google
By purchasing this item, you are transacting with Google Payments and agreeing to the Google Payments Terms of Service and Privacy Notice.