Every County In Oklahoma To Have Drop-Off Boxes For Safe Prescription Drug Disposal


Thursday, April 7th 2011, 5:28 pm
By: News On 6


NewsOn6.com

TULSA, Oklahoma – New drug drop-off boxes will make it easier for you to clean out your medicine cabinets the right way.

The Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics is in charge of the program, which leads the nation for safe pill disposal.

OBN is installing white drop-off boxes in every county in the state. Oklahoma is the first state in the U.S. to have such a program.

The boxes are a secure way for people to get rid of unused prescription drugs and help keep them out of the wrong hands.

"They are a time bomb, a loaded weapon, kids are getting a hold of them," Darrell Weaver, OBN Director, said.

Below is list of counties in Northeast Oklahoma where the drop-off boxes are located:

  • Adair County Sheriff's Office
  • Bartlesville Sheriff's Office
  • Broken Arrow PD
  • Cherokee County Sheriff's Office
  • Claremore PD
  • Craig County Sheriff's Office
  • Delaware County Sheriff's Office
  • Mayes County Sheriff's Office
  • Muskogee County Sheriff's Office
  • Muskogee PD
  • Nowata County Sheriff's Office
  • Okfuskee County Sheriff's Office
  • Osage County Sheriff's Office
  • Ottawa County Sheriff's Office
  • Pawnee County Sheriff's Office
  • Rogers County Sheriff's Office
  • Sand Springs PD
  • Sapulpa PD
  • Tulsa PD - Division East
  • Tulsa PD - Division Southwest
  • Tulsa PD - Division North
  • Tulsa County Sheriff's Office
  • Tulsa County SO - David Moss Correctional
  • Wagoner County Sheriff's Office