Md. Police Accepting Unused Prescription Drugs - 47 ABC - Delmarva's Choice

Md. Police Accepting Unused Prescription Drugs

Posted: Updated:


PIKESVILLE, Md. (AP) - The Maryland State Police and the Drug Enforcement Administration want your unused or expired prescription drugs.

They two agencies are beginning a partnership on Saturday to take back unneeded prescription drugs to keep them out of the wrong hands.

Police say the majority of teenagers abusing prescription drugs are getting them from the family medicine cabinet.

Maryland State Police barracks from throughout the state will become collection stations for the safe disposal of these medications, between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.

(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)


Powered by WorldNow
Powered by WorldNow All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WMDT. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.