Drop off unnecessary prescription drugs during National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

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Friday, October 22, 2021
You can help reduce drug overdose deaths by simply looking in your medicine cabinet.

FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) -- Do you have expired or unwanted prescription drugs in your medicine cabinet? You can get rid of them this weekend in Fresno.

It's all part of National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day. The event is happening Saturday from 10 am to 2 pm.

The Fresno County Sheriff's Substation will serve as one of the drop-off spots. It's located at 5717 East Shields near Clovis Avenue in east central Fresno.

You can drop off pills, patches and well-sealed liquids, no questions asked. You can also drop off vape devices and cartridges.

You can not drop off are needles and syringes.

To find a drop-off location near you, click here.