The annual drop off event on Saturday, October 26th, is designed to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs.

The service is free and no questions will be asked. Law enforcement officials will be on hand to accept the medications and properly dispose of them.

No needles, syringes or aerosol containers will be accepted.

Drop off sites and times:

Walgreens at 132nd & Center 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Hy-Vee at 180th & Pacific.  10 a.m.- 2 p.m.

Hy-Vee at 72nd and Highway 370 (Shadow Lake)  9 a.m.-noon

Kaplan University at 103rd and Fort  10 a.m.- 2 p.m.

Walgreens at 24th and Vinton or 30th and Lake  10 a.m.- 2 p.m.