Crime Stoppers holding document shredding events

WELLINGTON COUNTY — Crime Stoppers Guelph Wellington (CSGW) is holding upcoming shredding events in both Guelph and Mount Forest.

CSGW encourages shredding as it helps fight identity theft. Community members are invited to bring unwanted personal documents for shredding, and mobile shredding will be done online by Wasteco.

The Mount Forest event will take place on Sept. 16 from 9am to noon at the Mount Forest Fire Department, 381 Main St. N.

Join them again in Guelph on Sept. 30 from 9am to 1pm at Skyjack, 201 Woodlawn Rd. W.

Costs are $10 per box with all proceeds going to Crime Stoppers Guelph Wellington. CSGW will be accepting cash, credit and debit. They will have a drive-thru operation with volunteers doing the unloading, and ask that you bring paper documents only. A list of what can and cannot be shredded can be found on their website.

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