Anti-Theft Tracking

Key Actions 

Download Prey at If you want to run it on a Duke-owned device, please check with your IT support first. 

Protect your laptop, phone or tablet with Prey software

Stolen laptops and mobile devices rank as one of the top security issues for Duke students. Prey is a free anti-theft tracking software for your laptop, phone and tablet that lets you remotely locate, lock, wipe and recover the device if it's stolen or missing. 

Prey runs on laptops as well as phones and tablets, so you can keep track of all of your devices in a single place, whether handheld or desktop. Prey will run on iOS, Android, Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux.  If your device is stolen, access your account for information to provide to the police.