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Report any trash scavenging you see

Trash scavenging is illegal in Lakewood

Scavenging through trash and recycling cans may lead to identity theft and is a violation of the Lakewood municipal code, subject to a citation and fine from the Sheriff’s Department. 
   
If you see scavenging occurring in progress, please call the Lakewood Sheriff's Station at 562-623-3500. If you have seen people going through your trash in the past, report it by calling city staff at 562-866-9771, extension 2140 or using the online form at:  www.lakewoodcity.org/services/forms/scavenger.asp