In addition, the Town of Warwick Police Department, located at 132 Kings Highway, Warwick NY, has installed a Drug Collection Unit in its lobby, which is under 24 hour surveillance for safety. Community members can now dispose of their household drugs 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, no questions asked.
In 2015, Americans turned in 350 tons (over 702,000 pounds) of prescription drugs at more than 5,000 sites operated by the DEA and more than 3,800 of its state and local law enforcement partners. Overall, in 10 previous Take Back events, DEA and its partners have taken in over 5.5 million pounds—more than 2,750 tons—of pills. Collection sites in every local community can be found by going to www.dea.gov . This site will be continuously updated with new take-back locations.