Hundreds, if not thousands of pounds of drugs are now in local police custody. It was all part of National Take-Back Day, where people turned in unwanted or unused prescription medication.
Prescription drug crisis. There’s a national push to safely and responsibly get rid of extra medicine in your cabinet.
They’re legal, but police say there’s widespread abuse of prescription drugs nationwide. But this weekend, DEA agents are offering a easy way to turn in unused medication.