The Benbrook Police and Fire Departments, working with the Drug Enforcement Administration, are hosting a National Take-Back Initiative to collect unused and/or expired over-the-counter or prescription medications for proper disposal. The event is open to the public at no charge, and takes place on Saturday, October 22, from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm at the Benbrook Fire Station, 528 Mercedes Street.
Please note: Intra-venous solutions, injectibles, and syringes will not be accepted due to potential hazards posed by blood-borne pathogens.
For questions contact Detective Michael Mullinax (817-249-6079) at the Benbrook Police Department or Captain Hartman at the Benbrook Fire Department (817-249-1727). Visit www.dea.gov or call 800-882-9539 for additional collection sites.