There are now 194 prescription drop boxes available across Kentucky in 116 counties, with more being added daily, according to the state Office of Drug Control Policy. Click here to find a prescription drug disposal location nearest you. In addition, many Kentucky State Police posts will be collecting unused and expired drugs.
"The goal of this effort is to reduce the volume of drugs that could end up on the streets and then used illegally," says the ODCP website.
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For more information about the Take-Back program, visit www.dea.gov or visit www.odcp.ky.gov for updated collection sites near you.