Gates, Kingsley & Gates Smith Salsbury Funeral Directors will be hosting an annual Shred Day on July 19 from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
The Funeral home will provide free shredding for up to four boxes per person of important, personal documents in the continuing effort to combat identity theft. Staples and paper clips may be left on the documents, but binders, CDs, DVDs or other media will not be accepted.
Identity theft is the nation's fastest-growing crime, claiming almost 10 million victims per year especially senior citizens, according to FBI statistics. This effort is to help community members properly dispose of personal, confidential documents that might be used in identify theft.
Gates, Kingsley & Gates Smith Salsbury Funeral Directors is located at 4220 South Sepulveda Blvd,
For more information call (310) 837-7121 or visit http://www.gateskingsley.com.