by Jim Donovan: Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden today announced that his Consumer Protection Unit is hosting three free consumer shredding events this fall to help consumers guard against identity theft. Each event will feature free on-site document shredding and staff will be on-hand to provide information and answer questions about consumer frauds and scams.

Each consumer may bring up to three file-sized boxes of documents, which may contain paper file folders, staples, and paperclips. Emptied boxes will be immediately returned to consumers.

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The fall consumer shredding events will take place as follows:

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Saturday, September 27
9 am to 1 pm
Lowe’s/BJ’s parking lot
Peninsula Crossing Shopping Center, Route 113, Millsboro

Saturday, October 4
9 am to 1 pm
DelDOT Administration Building parking lot
800 Bay Road, just south of the Route 13-113 split, Dover

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Saturday, October 11
9 am to 1 pm
Delaware Tech Stanton Campus (lower level parking lot)
400 Stanton-Christiana Road, Newark