National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

The Drug Enforcement Agency is helping you clean out your medicine cabinet, no questions asked.

Saturday is National Prescription Drug Take Back Day.

Drop off points will be set up all over the region Saturday for safe dispose of old, expired, and unused medications.

Turn in your unused, unwanted, or expired medications, over-the-counter drugs, and vitamins for safe disposal. Service is free and anonymous. Items can be left "as is" with labels on and pills in bottle. Please no needles.

From 10AM - 2PM Saturday, drop off points will be held at select State Police barracks.

A complete list of barracks participating can be found at

Various other collection sites are as follows:


Walgreens Pharmacy     
508 East Plank Road      
Altoona, PA 16602          

Allegheny Twp. Police Dept.
3131 Colonial Drive
Duncansville, PA 16635

Mainline Medical Associates
1414 9th Avenue
Altoona, PA 16602 

Martin's Food Market
200 East Chestnut Ave.
Altoona, PA 16601  

PA State Police Department
1510 North Juniata Street
Hollidaysburg, PA 16648


Giant Food Store
255 Northland Center

State College Municipal Building
243 S. Allen St.

10 AM to 2 PM

Jefferson County Courthouse

Brockway Drug
Main St., Brockway

McCabe's Drug
Main St., Brookville

Lindsey Fire Hall
West Mahoning St, Punxsutawney.


Somerset Senior Center
South Edgewood Ave, Somerset

Randy's Bi-Lo
Jefferson Ave., Windber

Conemaugh Township Police Department
Tire Hill Road, Davidsville

Summit Township Police Department
Township Office Road, Meyersdale

Saturday, April 27, 2013 - 10:00am to 2:00pm