Prescription Drug "Take-Back" Initiative

By: WBKO
By: WBKO

 Saturday, April 26, from 10 AM to 2 PM CDT. 

BOWLING GREEN, Ky (WBKO) -- The Bowling Green – Warren County Drug Task Force will participate with the United States Drug Enforcement Administration’s 8th national prescription drug “Take-Back” campaign, over 5,800 sites nationwide have joined the effort that seeks to prevent increased pill abuse and theft. Government, community, public health and law enforcement partners will be collecting potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs for destruction at these sites all across the nation on Saturday, April 26, from 10 AM to 2 PM CDT.

The service is free and anonymous, no questions asked.

There are three collection points in Bowling Green:

- Bowling Green Police Department, 911 Kentucky Street, operated by Drug Task Force and Bowling Green Police.

- Greenwood High School, 5065 Scottsville Road, in conjunction with Warren County Household Hazardous Waste Day. This pill take back is operated by the Warren County Sheriff’s Office

- Kentucky State Police Post 3 at 3119 Nashville Road, in Bowling Green.


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