National prescription drug take back day scheduled in Wilton

The Drug Enforcement Administration - DEA National Prescription Drug Take Back Day is scheduled for April 24.

The event aims to provide a safe, convenient and responsible means of disposing of prescription drugs, while also educating the general public about the potential for abuse of various medications.

The Wilton Police Department is a participant in the Medication Drop-Box Program with a box located in the main lobby of the Wilton Police Department that is accessible 24/7 - 365 days of the year to dispose of unused medications.

This confidential, free service ensures safe disposal of unused medication, protecting our environment and youth.

The Wilton Police Department is located at 240 Danbury Road in Wilton.