Monthly Archives: October 2013

Identity Theft

For some people, diving into dumpsters is done for reasons other than finding food, saving money and the environment.

Identity theft, and the fear of it, is one of the things that makes dumpster diving into an illegal act in many places.

identity theft, dumpster diving

A media person for Toronto Police said that dumpster diving is only really deemed problematic if it’s for “malicious purpose” like identity theft.

It’s good to know about the laws and potential legal repercussions before dumpster diving. What are the laws about dumpster diving where you live?