• Volusia Sheriff to hold drug take-back day Saturday


    VOLUSIA COUNTY, Fla. - The Volusia County Sheriff's office will have five drop-off points for residents to dispose of unused and expired prescription drugs on Saturday.

    The program is part of national Prescription Drug Take-Back Day.

    The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration established the day to allow people a method of properly disposing of the unused drugs.

    According to the Sheriff's office, more than 550,000 pounds  of medications were turned in during the last national take-back event in the spring.

    The event is free and anonymous.

    The following locations, in Volusia County, will be open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 29.

    (Not in Volusia County? Click here to find a drop-off site near you)

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