Operation Medicine Drop Event Saturday

The Garner Police Department is hosting a medications take-back event 9:00am to Noon on Saturday, April 28th at the Garner Police Department, located at 912 7th Ave. The service is free, anonymous and no questions will be asked.

By providing safe and secure ways for people to get rid of unwanted prescription and over-the-counter medications, Operation Medicine Drop helps prevent accidental poisonings and drug abuse while protecting our waters. Since 2010, over 1,000 sites have collected over 30 million dosage units of medication during take-back events statewide.

For more information about Operation Medicine Drop visit ncsafekids.org or contact Garner Police Sgt. Sophia Sandlin at ssandlin@garnernc.gov or at 919-772-8810, ext. 5158.