The Oak Ridge Police Department is participating in the National Drug Enforcement Administration Drug Take Back Day on Saturday, October 29.
On that day, anyone in the community can drop off their expired or unused medications at the Oak Ridge Police Department at 200 South Tulane Avenue. The drug take-back is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. October 29.
According to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, the most common method of obtaining pills is through family and friends, a press release said.
“Prescription drugs could be easily stolen at home when they are left in unlocked cabinets and drawers,” the release said.[Read more…]