If you have lost your cell phone, there are different ways in which you can try to find it. In many cases, if someone finds a cell phone, they will turn it into the police or into a store manager. You can use your GPS to find the cell phone. You can also simply call the number to see if someone answers it.
Call your cell phone
Call your cell phone number using a different phone. If someone found your cell phone and answers it, you can explain to them what happened. Give them your name and address and ask them to return the phone. If the phone was stolen, you can explain to them that you know who they are and will contact the police if they do not return your phone to you. Even if you do not know their name, they do not know this.
Call your cell phone company
You should immediately call your cell phone company and tell them that your cell phone was lost or stolen. They can cut off the service and can track calls made on your phone.
Report the cell phone lost or stolen
Report that your cell phone was lost or stolen to the police. You can hire a special private detective to find your lost or stolen cell phone. Some people have special skills in finding lost or stolen cell phones. You can program your email to send you a message when your SIM card has been changed, or when other changes are made to your phone. This is something which should be done when you first purchase the cell phone. If anyone tries to remove your SIM card or make other changes, you will be notified by email. Use the GPS system to find your lost cell phone if you have one installed. Check the online GPS tracking service to find the location of your cell phone. If you have GPS service on your cell phone, you should be able to track it by visiting the website provided to you by the GPS service. You will be able to pinpoint the location of your cell phone within 100 yards. If you need help with this, you can contact the GPS service.