State police get 641 pounds of prescription drugs

Michigan State Police said 641 pounds of unwanted or expired prescription drugs were dropped off at its posts around the state during National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day.
AP Wire
Nov 1, 2013

The state announced the haul Thursday from the collection that took place Saturday.

State police said the collection was a collaboration of with the Drug Enforcement Administration and local law enforcement agencies.

State police said all 29 posts participated. The largest take was 74 pounds at the Rockford post, with 71.5 pounds collected at the Lapeer post.



Those are really huge prescription drugs. We all have been pretty careful about that one. - Richard E. Dover

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