Prescription Drug Round-Up Today

April 30, 2011

A “Prescription Drug Round-Up” will be held today at locations across the county, including Century and Cantonment. It’s a a one-day effort between local and federal law enforcement to provide the pubic a site to voluntarily surrender expired, unwanted, unused pharmaceutical controlled substances and other medications for destruction.

The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office, The Emerald Coast Utilities Authority and Walgreens, in coordination with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), will appear at six local Walgreens Drug Stores, and four ECSO precinct locations, Saturday, April 30, from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m.

Prescription Drug Round-Up locations will be:

Escambia County Sheriff’s Office

  • Precinct 1, Pensacola Beach, 43 Fort Pickens Road Pensacola Beach
  • Precinct 2, Big Lagoon 12950 Gulf Beach Highway, Pensacola
  • Precinct 5, Cantonment 5844 North Hwy 29 Molino, Florida
  • Precinct 6, Century 7500 North Century Blvd. Century, Florida

Walgreens Locations:

  • 20 West Nine Mile Rd
  • 2237 West Nine Mile Rd
  • 4497 Mobile Hwy
  • 5995 Mobile Hwy
  • 870 E Cervantes
  • 6314 North 9th Ave

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