Site Accessibility Information Access Key 1 to Skip to Top Navigation Access Key 2 to Skip to the Three One One link Access Key 3 to Skip to City of Winnipeg Main Menu Access Key 4 to Skip to Left Navigation Menu Access Key 5 to Skip to Content area Access Key 6 to Skip to Right Sidebar content area Access Key 7 to Skip to Footer Links
City of Winnipeg
|  Link to the City of Winnipeg French websiteFrançais  |

Winnipeg Police Service


News Room – Inside the Winnipeg Police Service

Start Spring Cleaning – Help Stop Fraud
Join Us for “Shred It” Event March 31st @ St. Vital Centre

The Winnipeg Police Service Commercial Crime Unit is hosting a free “Shredding Day” event on Monday, March 31 in the parking lot at St. Vital Centre.

Monday, March 31
11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
St. Vital Centre - Parking lot just outside movie theatre
(north side of Meadowood, east of the bus loop, west of CIBC)
A maximum of two bags or boxes per person to this FREE event please.

Shredding your important documents is still one of the best ways to protect yourself from thieves trying to steal your identity.

Pieces of mail with your name, address, date of birth, signature, etc., discarded in the trash can be used to complete a credit card application in your name.

According to a report by the Canada Anti-Fraud Centre there were 17,009 Canadians were the victims of identity theft in 2012. The total reported losses $15,981,763.45.