The Erie Police Department is participating in a National Prescription Take Back Day to aid Erie residents in removing potentially dangerous substances from their family medicine cabinets. To participate please bring all substances to the Erie Police Department & Municipal Court Building, at 1000 Telleen Avenue, on Saturday, April 28th from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. A national prescription take back day provides a unified opportunity for the public to surrender expired, unwanted or unused controlled medications other pharmaceutical substances to law enforcement officers for destruction.
ITEMS WHICH CANNOT BE ACCEPTED FOR TAKE BACK:
>> Needles and Sharps
>> Mercury (thermometers)
>> Oxygen Containers
>> Chemotherapy/Radioactive Substances
>> Pressurized Canisters
>> Illicit Drugs
For more information on the Prescription Drug Take Back Day, please contact the Erie Police Department at 303-926-2800.