Full list of drop off locations for National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

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October 28 is National Prescription Drug Take Back Day and you can participate locally.

The day was created to provide a safe, convenient place to dispose of prescription drugs. There are also educational opportunities on the potential for abuse of medications.

Drop off locations are open from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Here is where you can drop off your prescription drugs:



Chesapeake Police 2nd Precinct – 1209 20th Street

Chesapeake Police 4th Precinct – 4764 Station House Road

Virginia State Police Area 47 Station – 1557 S. Military Highway

Chesapeake Police 3rd Precinct – 949 N. George Washington Hwy.

Chesapeake Sheriff’s Office – 401 Albemarle Drive


Sentara Careplex Hospital – 300 Coliseum Road

Newport News

Newport News PD South Precinct – 3303 Jefferson Ave.

Newport News PD Central Precinct – 611 Dresden Drive

Newport News North Precinct – 368 Deshazor Drive


Norfolk State University Police  – 2501 Corprew Ave.

Norfolk Police 3rd Division  – 901 Asbury Ave.

Norfolk Police Operations Center – 3661 East Virginia Beach Blvd.

Norfolk Police Training Center – 2500 N. Military Highway



Portsmouth Fire Station #3 – 4001 Rivershore Road

Portsmouth Police Department Headquarters – 801 Water Street

Portsmouth Safety Town – 4404 Deep Creek Blvd.


Surry County Circuit Court – 28 Colonial Trail East


York-Poquoson Sheriff’s Office – 5338-D George Washington Memorial Hwy.


Williamsburg Police Department – 4600 Opportunity Highway


North Carolina


Camden County Sheriff’s Office – 117 North NC 343


Grandy Food Lion – 123 Forbes Loop


Town of Duck Police Department – 1259 Duck Road

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