The Utica Police Department will be participating in the DEA’s National Take Back initiative on Saturday.

It will take place in the lobby of the police station from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

The UPD will also be hosting locations at Schuyler Commons from 9:00 to 10:30 a.m. and at the Perretta Twin Towers from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Thursday.

The National Prescription Drug Take Back Day aims to provide a safe, convenient, and responsible means of disposing of prescription drugs.

The Ilion PD will also be taking back unwanted prescription drugs on Saturday from 10:00 to 2:00 at the department’s drive-thru window.

Utica Police
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