Fall into somebody's hands/the hands of somebody - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
fall into somebody's hands/the hands of somebody
fall into the hands of (someone or something)
To be obtained by someone or something. If this report falls into the hands of the media, you can expect a full-blown scandal. I lost my diary, and if it falls into the hands of my parents, I will be completely mortified.
fall into somebody’s ˈhands/the ˈhands of somebody be taken, captured or obtained by somebody: The city has fallen into enemy hands. ♢ These documents must not fall into the hands of the wrong people.