FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
MOBILE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE is partnering with WALGREENS and CVS to host THE DEA (Drug Enforcement Agency) NATIONAL DRUG TAKE BACK DAY scheduled for OCTOBER 26, 2013. The time for drop off is 10:00AM -2:00PM .
Participating Stores listed below;
CVS Pharmacy located at: 4563 Old Shell Road, Mobile ,Al. (Store# 4888)
CVS Pharmacy located at: 2280 Dr. Martin Luther King Ave. Mobile,Al (Store# 4877)
WALGREENS Pharmacy located at 3948 Airport Blvd. Mobile,Al. (Store# 1777)
WALGREENS Pharmacy located at 5705 Cottage Hill Rd,Mobile.Al(Store# 5151)
Consumers are encouraged to safely and legally dispose of any unwanted, unused or expired medications. Law enforcement will also be present to accept any controlled substance medications dropped off for disposal.
Sites will accept tablets, capsules, and all other solid dosage forms of unwanted medication. Those disposing of medications may black out personal identification on prescription bottles or empty bottles into bins provided at the event. To learn more about the DEA’s National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day program, visit http://www.awarerx.org.
MOBILE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE has a program OPERATION MEDICINE CABINET that runs all year and is available 24 hours a day for your convenience. To learn more about this program visit http://www.mobileso.com/operation-medicine-cabinet/.
Sheriff’s Assistant for Public Affairs