BSO’S OPERATION MEDICINE CABINET AND SHRED-A-THON COMING TO TAMARAC

Broward Sheriff's Office: Public Information Office

PIO Number: 19-2-6

Date: Feb. 13, 2019

Broward Sheriff’s Office’s Operation Medicine Cabinet & Shred-a-Thon
10 a.m. – 1 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019
Kings Point Tamarac, 7620 N. Nob Hill Road, Tamarac

OMC_Shredathon_February16  - 325.jpgThis Saturday, the Broward Sheriff’s Office will collect unwanted medicines and personal papers for proper and safe disposal. 

BSO’s Operation Medicine Cabinet and Shred-a-Thon will be from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m., Feb. 16 at Kings Point Tamarac. By participating in the free service, Broward County residents will help prevent prescription drug abuse and identity theft.

Residents can securely dispose of their personal documents, check stubs, credit card offers, receipts and any other material that might contain sensitive data. There’s a limit of five boxes per person. Documents are shredded on-site by SafeGuard Document Destruction.

Those turning in unwanted or expired prescription medicines will receive a $5 gift card provided by the Sheriff’s Foundation of Broward County. The gift cards are limited to one per family, while supplies last.

For more information about the event, please call (954) 831-8902.

THIS REPORT BY:
Joy Oglesby/PIO