Unused prescription medications in homes create public health and safety concerns because they can be accidentally ingested, stolen, misused, and abused. The National Prescription Drug Take Back Day addresses a crucial public safety and public health issue by providing a safe, convenient, and responsible means of disposing of prescription drugs.
The 2020 National Prescription Drug Take Back Day will take place on Saturday, October 24 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. The Zone 1 Police Station, located at 1501 Brighton Road, will serve as a collection site for Northside residents. This service is free and anonymous, with no questions asked.