APD hosts Prescription Drug Take-Back Day - CBS46 News

APD hosts Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

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Atlanta Police Department sponsored a National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day on Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

The event took place at six different precincts.

The National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day provides a safe and convenient means of disposing of prescription drugs.

Earlier this year, the Atlanta Police Department collected 89.2 pounds of prescription pills for the Sixth National Take Back Initiative.

On Saturday, the Roswell Police Department reported they collected 255 pounds of drugs.

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