Rates of prescription drug abuse in the U.S. are alarmingly high, as are the number of accidental poisonings and overdoses. Studies show that a majority of abused medications are often obtained from family and friends and the home medicine cabinet. Additionally, Americans are now advised that the usual methods of disposal pose potential safety and health hazards, but help is here at last!
Danville Police to collect expired or unused medications.
Do you need to dispose of expired or unused medications?
Make plans now to participate in the next DEA sponsored Prescription Drug Take Back Event. You can safely rid your home of expired or unused medications and protect yourself and those around you from medication theft, accidental overdoses, poisonings, and even death. The Danville Police Department will be collecting expired or unused medications with no questions asked Saturday April 29, 2017 from 10 am until 2 pm
Danville Collections will take place in the main hallway of the Police Department at 427 Patton St. (use the main entrance on Court St )