Tag Archives: Drug Take-Back

Arlington Police, Water Utilities Host Drug Take-Back Event October 28

Got drugs? Residents are encouraged to turn in their expired and unused medications for anonymous, safe disposal between 10 a. m. and 2 p. m. Saturday, October 28, 2017. Collection sites North Police District, 620 W. Division Street 817-459-5600 Walgreens Pharmacy, 4400 W. Green Oaks Blvd 817-563-0142 East Police District, 2001 New York Ave. 817-459-5803 South Police District, 1030…

Arlington Police, Water Utilities Host Drug Take-Back Event April 29

Got drugs? Residents are encouraged to turn in their expired and unused medications for anonymous, safe disposal between 10 a. m. and 2 p. m. Saturday, April 29, 2017. Collection sites North Police District, 620 W. Division Street 817.459.5600 Walgreen’s Pharmacy, 4400 W. Green Oaks Blvd 817.563.0142 East Police District, 2001 New York Ave. 817.459.5803…

Arlington Police, Water Utilities Host Drug Take-Back Event Oct. 22

Got drugs? Residents are encouraged to turn in their expired and unused medications for anonymous, safe disposal between 10 a. m. and 2 p. m. Saturday, October 22, 2016. Collection sitesNorth Police District 620 W. Division Street 817-459-5600 Walgreen’s Pharmacy 4400 W. Green Oaks Blvd 817-563-0142 East Police District 2001 New York…

Arlington Police, Water Utilities Host Drug Take-Back Event April 30

Got drugs? Residents are encouraged to turn in their expired and unused medications for anonymous, safe disposal between 10 a. m. and 2 p. m. Saturday, April 30, 2016. Collection sitesNorth Police District 620 W. Division Street 817.459.5600Walgreen’s Pharmacy 4400 W. Green Oaks Blvd 817.563.0142East Police District 2001 New York Ave. 817.459.5803South…

REMINDER: APD to Host Drug Take-Back Event Sept. 26, 2015

Arlington residents have a chance to turn in unused or expired medication for anonymous, safe disposal this Saturday, September 26, 2015 from 10 a. m. – 2 p. m. Collection sitesNorth Police District 620 W. Division Street 817.459.5600Walgreen’s Pharmacy 4400 W. Green Oaks Blvd 817.563.0142East Police District 2001 New York Ave. 817.459.5803South…

APD to Host Drug Take-Back Event Sept. 26, 2015

Got drugs? Arlington residents have a chance to turn in unused or expired medication for anonymous, safe disposal on Saturday, September 26 from 10 a. m. – 2 p. m. Collection sites North Police District 620 W. Division Street 817.459.5600 Walgreen’s Pharmacy 4400 W. Green Oaks Blvd 817.563.0142 East Police District 2001…

Prescription Drug Collection Event is April 26

Got drugs? Arlington residents can safely dispose of any unused prescription medications at the National Prescription Take-Back Initiative on Saturday, April 26, 2014 from 10 a. m. to 2 p. m.  The event is conducted in cooperation with the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA), which will ultimately discard whatever medications the city collects. Turn…

Drug Take-Back Day 2013 a Success

A record number of prescription drugs were safely donated by residents back to law enforcement officials this fall thanks to the ongoing cooperation of Arlington Water Utilities and the Arlington Police Department. The drug take-back event held in October netted over 1,800 pounds of unused, accumulated prescription medications, a record for…

More Than 1,200 Pounds of Prescription Drugs Collected

Arlington police say residents turned in nearly 1300 pounds of prescription medications during the annual Drug Enforcement Agency’s (DEA) Drug Take-Back Initiative. Arlington police said Tuesday that last month’s take-back netted exactly 1278 pounds—the city’s largest since the DEA Drug Take-Back Initiative began.  This was a 78% increase in total boxes…

Drug Take-Back Day is Tomorrow!

Properly dispose of prescription and over-the-counter drugs during National Drug Take-BackThe City of Arlington is participating in a National Drug Take-Back initiative. The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) encourages governments all across the country to be available for people to properly dispose of unused and unwanted prescription drugs that have collected…