Get rid of prescription drugs this week in Farmington Hills

Jackie Boleware Farmington Hills City Council

Local residents have two opportunities this week to safely dispose of old, expired, and unused prescription drugs during Prescription Drug Take-Back events at Beaumont-Farmington Hills hospital and Farmington Hills Police Headquarters.

The Beaumont event will be held Friday, October 25, 10 a.m. until 2 p.m., at the hospital’s Main Entrance, 28050 Grand River Ave.

The Farmington Hills Police event will be held Saturday, October 26, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at 31655 W. 11 Mile Rd.

Prescription drugs are accepted anonymously in any type of container; no identifying information is required. Medications will be destroyed by the federal Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), in accordance with federal and state laws and regulations.

For more information, call the FHPD Investigative Division, 248-871-2770.

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