The National Prescription Drug Take Back Day is APRIL 28. This important event addresses a crucial public safety and public health issue. The DEA Take Back Day events provide an opportunity for Americans to get rid of unused medications that maybe in home medicine cabinets. According to the 2015 National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 6.4 million Americans abused controlled prescription drugs. The study shows that a majority of abused
prescription drugs were obtained from family and friends, often from the home medicine cabinet.
Collection Sites :
_ Auburn Police Department - 46 North Street
_ Kinney Drug - 187 State Street or 62 Owasco Street