In conjunction with the US Drug Enforcement Agency, the borough police department will collect unwanted medicine at headquarters, 100 First Avenue, Atlantic Highlands from 10 am to 2 pm on Saturday, September 27, 2014. The program aims to keep drugs out of the hands of children and drug abusers.
A specially marked container is available at police headquarters to accept your unwanted medicine bottles. Law Enforment officers will be available to assist.
According to the DEA, 70% of the people who abuse pharmaceutical drugs get them from the medicine cabinets of family and friends.
For more information about Operation Medicine Cabinet, please call Police Headquarters at 732-291-1212.
To be included on the Swift 911 Emergency Alert System, complete the form on the Borough Website: www.ahnj.com