With national consumer protection week here -- now's the time to protect yourself from identity theft.
Cars were wrapped around the library as people were dumping their personal documents....to protect their identities.
The attorney generals office has teamed up with jayhawk file express and document resources to sponsor the shred-a-thon.
Cautious citizens were ready to dump off their personal documents safely.
Once the documents are in the bin they're taken to a secure location for the shredding to begin.
Not only is identity theft one of the fastest growing crimes in the nation its the oldest and when the economy declines identity theft will rise.
Nearly eight and half million americans have reported they were victims of identity theft.
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