My phone was confiscated, but it was being held nearby. I was wearing an Apple Watch for product testing, and was able to send Lian a text message over the watch (the whole time we were held I was not allowed a phone call or any contact otherwise). I somehow doubt that this particular use case is one that Apple will promote, but it was the most compelling one I’ve found so far…
— What happens after you’re arrested at a protest in New York. — Medium
NYPD lets you keep your jewellery in the holding cell?
Do they put you on suicide watch?