Category Archives: Drug Take Back

Drug Take-Back Box Locations

Drug take-back boxes are now located at all eight of our police stations. Bring your unused or unneeded medications to your local district station for a safe, convenient, and responsible way of disposing of drugs. Accepted items include prescription medication (schedule II-V controlled and non-controlled), prescription ointments, over-the-counter medications and medications for pets. Prohibited items include needles (sharps), liquids of

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UPDATE: Results of the Operation Medicine Cabinet Clean-Out 2018

Thank you to everyone who made our Drug Take Back Initiative a huge success again this year! Fairfax County residents turned in a ton of medications – literally. More than 2,200 pounds of medications were collected at our events throughout the county. 💊 BREAKDOWN: West Springfield District Station – 473 pounds McLean District Station – 351 pounds Fair Oaks District

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This year’s National Prescription Drug Take Back Day was a big success in Fairfax County. Our department participated in the Drug Enforcement Administration’s (DEA) program to allow citizens to safely and confidentially dispose of all prescription drugs.  All eight of our district stations served as drop off locations and results were the following: Drug Take Back Results – October 2017                   

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