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Drug Take Back day in Seneca County

On Saturday, April 29th, 2017, The Seneca County Sheriff”s Office will conduct another Drug Take Back Day. From 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM deputies will collect expired, unused and unwanted prescription medications for destruction. This service is free and anonymous with no questions asked and no paperwork to complete.

Citizens may drop off these drugs at the Seneca County Law Enforcement Center, 6150 Route 96, Romulus, N.Y. or the Sheriff’s sub-station at 44 West William Street, Waterloo, N.Y. Deputies will be on hand to answer any questions or concerns.

Sheriff Luce stated that there will also be an officer at Verona Village Senior Citizen Housing, C.R. 139, Ovid N.Y. from noon until 1:00 PM. to collect these drugs.

Unwanted and unused medicines can pose health hazards, environmental contamination and are highly susceptible to misuse and abuse. Since the inception of this program several hundred pounds of these drugs have been collected in Seneca County and destroyed.

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