PINCKNEYVILLE, IL (KFVS) - The Pinckneyville Police Department and U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration will host a Prescription Drug Disposal Day Saturday, September 29 at 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The Pinckneyville police and the USDA are providing an opportunity to help prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding your home of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs. You can bring your medications for disposal to the City Hall Parking Lot at 104 South Walnut in Pinckneyville. Police say the service is free and anonymous, no questions asked.
According to police, medicines collected will be properly incinerated. Controlled, non-controlled, and over-the-counter medications will be collected. Liquid products and creams must be in their original containers and will be accepted.Sharps will also be collected during this time at this location.