troubleshooting Question

MSSQL Log files taking up 28 GB

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Dear Experts,
I was alerted by the users not receiving emails, and when I went into our Exchange server, I realized that C drive was critically full.  I started to clean up, after running disk clean up, and doing routine things, I still did not have enough room.  
I found out that MSSQL 10_50.SBMONITORING\MSSQL\Log folder was 28GB.  I would like to reduce the size of this folder, but not sure if I can just go in and delete files.  Some .mdmp files are over 5 years old.
We are using Windows Small BUsiness Server 2011 Standard, and besides Exchange Server 2010, there is a database program on this drive.  The data is stored on another drive.
Please advise.
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