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Prescription Drug Take Back Day
October 28 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Join the New Bedford Police Department for National Prescription Drug #TakeBackDay on Saturday, Oct. 28, between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. at New Bedford Police HQ. #TakeBackDay offers a safe and free opportunity for communities across the nation to dispose of old medications discreetly.
As autumn arrives, it’s the perfect time to tidy up your medicine cabinet. Expired or unused prescription medications pose a public safety risk. Safeguard lives and protect the environment by participating. Dispose of your surplus Rx drugs with no questions asked.