PCSD Dispose-a-med event - Tucson News Now

PCSD Dispose-a-med event

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TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

The Pima County Sheriff's Department is hosting a Drug Take-Back event on April 26, according to a PCSD release.

Working in partnership with the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA), PCSD will take the public's unused and expired prescription drugs on Saturday, April 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Target store at 4040 N. Oracle Rd.  The service is free and anonymous, no questions asked.

Items that will be accepted are: prescription and over-the-counter tablets and capsules.  Items that will not be accepted are: metal or glass inhalation aerosol bottles, syringes, liquids and epi-pens. 

For safety and confidentiality reasons any items turned over for collection cannot be returned.  PCSD will also not be accepting drugs from commercial organizations.

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