04-08-11 Community Shred-it Day!
Help Prevent ID Theft! Bring personal informational items
to the Community Shred It Day event!
Boise, April 8th, 2011 -Boise Police and
Crime Stoppers are urging citizens to help prevent identity theft
by bringing in items with personal information in to be shredded on
Community Shred It Day, Saturday May 14th at the Ada County
Sheriff's Office parking lot.
Who: Sponsored by the Boise are Crime
What: Shred It Day
Where: Ada County Sheriff's Parking Lot,
7200 Barrister Dr., Boise
When: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.,
Saturday May 14th
Why:Thieves are getting more
sophisticated with technology. A stolen identity could cost you
thousands, not to mention the headaches of straightening the mess
out with your financial institutions and lenders.
Shredding personal documents, or
ANYTHING with your personal information on it can help prevent
Boise Police and Crime Stoppers urge
citizens who don't have access to personal shredding options, to
bring in items to Community Shred It Day.
Items that can be shredded include:
- Tax Papers
- Computer Backups
- Video Tapes
- Bank Statements
- Check Stubs
- Cassette Tapes
- Financial Records
- Prescription Bottle Labels
- Credit Card Applications/Old Credit Cards
- Any label with your information
(includes magazine labels)
LIMIT 5 Boxes/Bags per
vehicle. Donations will be accepted for the Boise Area Crime