SAFELY DISCARD OLD MEDICATIONS AND PERSONAL DOCUMENTS TOMORROW IN WESTON

Broward Sheriff's Office: Public Information Office


PIO Number: 19-5-23

Date: May 17, 2019

The Broward Sheriff’s Office will be collecting unwanted medicines and personal papers for proper and safe disposal.
  
Operation Medicine Cabinet & Shred-a-Thon
10 a.m. – 1 p.m., Saturday, May 18, 2019
BSO Weston District Office
17300 Royal Palm Blvd.

BSO’s Operation Medicine Cabinet and Shred-a-Thon will be from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Saturday, May 18, at the BSO Weston District Office. By participating in the free event, 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:

Keyla Concepción/PIO