According to a press release from the Southampton Town Police Department, the force will host a Drug Take Back event, which “provides an opportunity for town residents to prevent drug addiction and overdose deaths.”
The department will be collecting expired and unused medication for safe disposal on Saturday, October 26, from 10 AM to 2 PM at the Hampton Bays Community Center, the Flanders Community Center, and the Southampton Town police substation at the Bridgehampton Commons.
Locations will not be accepting liquid medications, syringes, sharps, or thermometers.
This service is free and confidential. For more information about the disposal of prescription drugs or National Drug Take Back Day event, go to takebackday.dea.gov or call the Southampton Town Police Evidence and Property Section at 631-702-2254.