CLEARWATER – The public is invited to Operation Shedding, where they can destroy unwanted documents to help protect their identity. The event is set for Saturday, April 16, 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Westfield Countryside Shopping Center, 27001 U.S. 19 N.
The event is free, and people can destroy unwanted documents that contain personal information such as: Account numbers, birth dates, passwords and PINs, social security numbers, signatures, names, addresses, phone numbers, and email addresses.
This service is intended for residential use only, and there is a five box maximum per person. Clearwater Police will have economic crimes detectives on site to answer any questions.