Original Link: http://appleinsider.com/articles/14/06/20/police-say-ios-7-activation-lock-is-significantly-reducing-thefts-of-apple-products

New York’s Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced police data revealing a that iPhone robberies in San Francisco dropped by more than a third (38 percent), while New York City has seen robberies and ‘grand larcenies from a person’ involving an iPhone drop by 19 and 29 percent. In London, Apple-targeted thefts were down by 24 percent.

Those are significant numbers.