News Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 24, 2010
Contact: Special Agent Ramona Sanchez
Public Information Officer
(602) 664-5725

Operation Take-Back Arizona

SEP 24 -- Arizona’s first-ever statewide Prescription Drug Take-Back Campaign will take place tomorrow, Saturday, September 25, 2010 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Residents throughout Arizona will able to dispose of their unwanted and expired prescription drugs in a safe and effective manner. The service is free and anonymous, no questions asked. The campaign will feature 74 collections sites with 34 law enforcement agencies participating in this important effort. All sites can be found by going to www.dea.gov.

What: First-ever statewide Prescription Drug Take-Back Event

When: Saturday, September 25, 2010

Time: 10 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Location: Throughout Arizona—Please see attached list for all locations. Please contact DEA PIO Ramona Sanchez at ramona.f.sanchez@usdoj.gov for media interviews in the greater Phoenix area.

click here for Prescription Drug Take-Back collection site listing.