April 24, 2017 (San Diego) Looking to get rid of unwanted and expired prescription drugs?
The San Diego County Sheriff’s Department will collect and dispose of these medicines during the Drug Enforcement Administration’s (DEA) National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day.
The event is on:
Saturday, April 29th
10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Sheriff’s Deputies will be at the following locations:
Alpine Sheriff’s Station
2751 Alpine Boulevard
Encinitas – Scripps Encinitas Hospital
354 Santa Fe Drive
Fallbrook Sheriff’s Substation
388 East Alvarado Street
Imperial Beach Sheriff’s Substation
845 Imperial Beach Boulevard
Lakeside – Walgreens Parking Lot
9728 Winter Gardens Boulevard
Lemon Grove Sheriff’s Substation
3240 Main Street
Poway Sheriff’s Station
13100 Bowron Road
Ramona – Albertson’s Parking Lot
1459 Main Street
San Marcos – Kaiser Permanente
400 Craven Road
Santee – Walgreens Parking Lot
9305 Mission Gorge Road
Spring Valley – Steele Canyon High School
12440 Campo Road
Vista – Walgreens Parking Lot
310 Sycamore Avenue
This service is free and anonymous. No sharps or needles accepted.
Unwanted or expired prescription drugs can be dangerous to the community by falling into the wrong hands.
If you can’t participate in Prescription Drug Take Back Day, you can always drop off unwanted prescriptions at any Sheriff’s Station or Substation during normal business hours. For more information, visit this site.