Got documents you need to shred? You can do it in Oakville

Published September 29, 2023 at 3:31 pm

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Get rid of your personal documents under the watchful eye of the police.

Tomorrow (Sept. 30), Crime Stoppers of Halton, in Partnership with Blue-Pencil Information Management, is hosting another Shred Event Fundraiser this Saturday at the Halton Regional Police headquarters to help combat identity theft and related fraud.

Local residents will be able to shred any unwanted personal papers in return for a donation to Crime Stoppers of Halton.

All unwanted papers will be shredded in Blue-Pencil’s secure mobile shredding trucks, which will be on-site. The mobile trucks ensure the safe and efficient destruction of personal and sensitive documents to help prevent identity theft and other financial fraud.

The shredding event runs from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Volunteers will unload your vehicle. Donations are accepted in all forms of payment.

Halton Regional Police headquarters is located at 2485 North Service Rd. W. in Oakville.

Crime Stoppers is a non-profit organization that delivers safety and awareness programs in Halton, collects anonymous tips for known crimes, and celebrates the diversity of Halton by attending numerous events throughout the region.

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