Chandler, AZ, October 28, 2015 --(PR.com
)-- Area residents are encouraged to gather up old receipts, records, taxes, letters, bills and invoices and bring them to the Chandler Police Department’s free “Fall into Safety” event on Saturday, Nov. 7 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. ProShred Arizona is providing its onsite mobile shredder at the event at 250 E. Chicago St.
The first three banker boxes or 13-gallon bags of paper for shredding are free. A donation of $3 per box or bag is suggested to support Special Olympics.
“Shredding documents with financial or other personal and sensitive information is a big step toward preventing identity theft,” says Patty Caradonna, director of marketing for ProShred Arizona. “We commend community groups like the Chandler Police Department for offering this service to area residents.”
The “Fall into Safety” event will also offer free child fingerprinting, drop-off for unwanted prescription and over the counter drugs, and displays by participating vendors including RED Means Stop, not MY kid, Cops’ ‘N Kids and Special Olympics. For more information, visit www.chandlerpd.com.
With personal identity theft and corporate espionage emerging as two of America’s fastest growing crimes, ProShred has developed convenient document shredding services that reduce the risks associated with disposing of personal and office confidential material.
ProShred has been operating for more than 25 years and pioneered on-site shredding services. The local franchise was started in 2012. ProShred Arizona is located in Tempe and provides services to businesses and individuals in the counties of Maricopa, Yavapai, Gila and Pinal. For more information, visit www.phxshredding.com or call 480-427-2733.