Tri-City and Prosser police will collect any prescription and over-the-counter medication todaySaturday as part of a drug take back event organized by the federal Drug Enforcement Agency.
The event is 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Richland Police Department, 871 George Washington Way; West Richland Police Department, 3805 W. Van Giesen St.; Kennewick Police Department, 211 W. Sixth Ave.; Prosser CIA Coalition, 1227 Bennett Ave.; and Pasco Walmart, 4820 N. Road 68.
People are encouraged to drop off any unwanted medications. Authorities will not accept needles or solutions of any kind.
People should remove labels or scratch out personal information before turning in the medications, police said.