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Prescription Drug Take Back Day is being held at the Imperial Beach Sheriff's Substation Saturday, April 27th

Apr 18, 2019 04:33PM ● By Paul Spear
PRESCRIPTION DRUG TAKE BACK DAY

Prescription Drug Take Back Day - (See bottom Collection roster) Saturday,April 27, 2019 - 10:00 am - 2:00 pm San Diegans will once again have an opportunity to get rid of unused or unwanted medications during the Drug Enforcement Administration’s spring Prescription Drug Take Back Day April 27. County officials and representatives from the DEA, the Sheriff’s Department, the District Attorney’s Office and other law enforcement agencies gathered outside the County Administration Center to encourage people to help prevent overdoses and deaths by safely disposing of their prescription drugs, especially painkillers. The Take Back Day will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, April 27. San Diegans can dispose of their medications anonymously, and there’s no charge. Call (800) 882-9539 or go to www.DEATAKEBACK.com for a location near you. “A big part of the success of Take Back Day has happened here where San Diegans have participated with increasing response,” said Colin Ruane, assistant special agent in charge for the San Diego division of the Drug Enforcement Administration. COLLECTION SITE: DEA SAN DIEGO SHARP CHULA VISTA MEDICAL CENTER CHULA VISTA POLICE DEPARTMENT CHULA VISTA PUBLIC WORKS SAN DIEGO POLICE DEPARTMENT KAISER PERMANENTE OTAY MESA PHARMACY SAN DIEGO POLICE DEPARTMENT SAN DIEGO POLICE DEPT SOUTHEASTERN DIVISION FRONT LOT NATIONAL CITY POLICE DEPARTMENT NATIONAL CITY POLICE DEPARTMENT SAN DIEGO SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT RANCHO SAN DIEGO SHERIFF'S STATION SAN DIEGO SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT LEMON GROVE SHERIFF'S STATION SAN DIEGO SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT IMPERIAL BEACH SHERIFF'S STATION NAVAL MEDICAL CENTER SAN DIEGO NAVAL BASE SAN DIEGO, NAVY EXCHANGE 32ND ST. MILITARY (ACTIVE, RETIRED, AND BENEFICIARIES) AND STAFF ONLY LA MESA PD LA MESA POLICE DEPARTMENT EAST PARKING LOT, DIRECTLY BEHIND CITY HALL SAN DIEGO POLICE DEPARTMENT SAN DIEGO POLICE DEPT CENTRAL DIVISION SAN DIEGO POLICE DEPARTMENT SAN DIEGO POLICE DEPT MID-CITY DIVISION BEHIND STATION @ 43RD & WIGHTMAN) NAVAL MEDICAL CENTER SAN DIEGO NAVAL MEDICAL CENTER SAN DIEGO (BALBOA) MILITARY (ACTIVE, RETIRED, AND BENEFICIARIES) AND STAFF ONLY VETERANS ADMINISTRATION POLICE VETERAN'S ADMINISTRATION HOSPITAL CORONADO POLICE DEPARTMENT CORONADO POLICE DEPARTMENT ALLEY BEHIND POLICE STATION SAN DIEGO STATE UNIVERSITY SDSU PARKING INFORMATION BOOTH VIA COLLEGE AVE AT I-8

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