The 2017 National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day Event

National Prescription Drug Take-Back  Event 2017

The Drug Enforcement Agency's National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day event will be held on Saturday, April 29, 2017 from  10 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. at the Miami Springs Community Policing Office located at 274 Westward Drive.  The event aims to provide a safe, anonymous,convenient, and responsible means of disposing of prescription drugs. This one day effort is intended to bring national focus to the issue of increasing pharmaceutical controlled substance abuse. 

  • The program is anonymous
  • If left in original containers, remove personal information from the label
  • Prescription and over the counter solid dosage medications, i.e.. tablets and capsules accepted
  • Keep all liquids in original container, tightly capped to prevent leakage
  • Intra-venous solutions and syringes will not be accepted
  • Illicit substances such as marijuana or methamphetamine are not a part of this initiative

For further information please contact the Miami Springs Police Community Policing Office at 305-888-5286