Prescription Drug Take Back Day


Apr 27, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm


Beard-Shanks Law Enforcement Center
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Event Information

On Saturday, April 27, 2019, from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm, the Pittsburg Police Department will be a hosting site location for the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration’s National Prescription Drug Take Back Day. This offers citizens the opportunity to dispose of potentially dangerous, expired, unused or otherwise unwanted prescription medications.

Anyone wishing to dispose of unwanted prescription medications is encouraged to bring them to the Pittsburg Police Department, located at 201 N. Pine St., Pittsburg, Kansas, on Saturday, April 27, 2019, from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. This service is free of charge and individuals can remain anonymous.

For more information about this service, or other hosting site locations, please visit the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration’s website at

Please keep sharps, needles, injectors and aerosol containers (inhalers) separate from other prescription medications. Due to their nature, these items will need to be disposed of separately.

Contact Information

Pittsburg Police Department
(620) 235-0400

Venue Information

Beard-Shanks Law Enforcement Center
201 North Pine Street
Pittsburg, KS