Getting Rid Of Unused Medication

Police agencies across the province are taking people’s unused prescription drugs today.

Chatham-Kent OPPĀ Constable Janine Belanger says it’s an important public safety initiative.

“Any unused or unwanted prescription drugs could pose a hazard to people. It’s always important to dispose of those,” says Belanger. “Police agencies and health organizations are working together again this year to remove those medications.”

Prescription drop-offs are available at the following locations:

  • Leamington OPP Detachment — 10am-3pm
  • Essex OPP Detachment (arena parking lot) — 10am-3pm
  • Wallaceburg Service Centre — 10am-2pm
  • Chatham Courthouse — 10am-2pm
  • Blenheim Municipal Centre — 10am-2pm