Have unwanted prescription drugs? Here’s where to take them on National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

Have unwanted prescription drugs? Here’s where to take them on National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

(WWBT) - If you have unwanted or expired prescription drugs, several law enforcement agencies are participating in the National Prescription Drug Take Back Day initiative.

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day is on April 27, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. and is part of the initiative by the Drug Enforcement Administration.


Host: Henrico County Police Department


  • Henrico Training Center - 7701 E. Parham Road
  • Varina Public Library - 1875 New Market Road
  • Walmart Supercenter - 5001 Nine Mile Road

Host: Virginia State Police

Location: Virginia State Police Division I Headquarters - 9300 Brook Road


Host: Chesterfield County Police Department

Location: Eanes-Pittman Public Safety Training Center - 6610 Public Safety Way


Host: Richmond City Sheriff’s Office

Location: Richmond City Sheriff’s Office - 1701 Fairfield Way

Host: USD of Veterans Affairs Richmond

Location: Richmond Veteran Affairs Medical Center - 1201 Broad Rock Boulevard Richmond


Host: Hanover County Sheriff’s Office

Location: Mechanicsville Convenience Center - 7427 Verdi Lane


Host: Goochland County Sheriff’s Office


  • West Creek Emergency Center - 12720 Tuckahoe Creek Parkway
  • Goochland Fire/Rescue Company 5 - 2710 Fairgrounds Road


Host: Ashland Police Department

Location: Ashland Police Department Visitor Parking Lot - 601 England Street


Host: Hopewell Police Department

Location: Hopewell Police Department Parking Lot By Main Entrance - 300 N. Main Street

Colonial Heights

Host: Colonial Heights Police Department

Location: Colonial Orthopedics Parking Lot - 325 Charles H. Dimmock Parkway

Fort Lee

Host: Fort Lee - Provost Marshal Office

Location: Fort Lee AAFES Building 1605 - 300 A. Avenue Fort Lee

King William

Host: King William County Sheriff’s Office

Location: Central Crossing Food Lion Parking Lot - 4915 Richmond Tappahannock Highway Aylett


Host: Petersburg Police Department

Location: CVS Pharmacy - 2100 South Crater Road

Host: Petersburg Sheriff’s Office

Location: Walmart - 3500 South Crater Road

Prince George

Host: Prince George County Police Department

Location: Prince George County Police Department Side Parking Lot - 6600 Courthouse Road


Host: Powhatan County Sheriff’s Office

Location: Powhatan County Courthouse - 3880 Old Buckingham Road


Host: Dinwiddie County Sheriff’s Office

Location: Eastside Enhancement Center - 7301 Boydton Plank Road

New Kent

Host: New Kent County Sheriff’s Office

Location: New Kent Sheriff’s Office - 11995 Courthouse Circle


Host: Amelia County Sheriff’s Office


  • Rite Aid Pharmacy - 15105 Patrick Henry Highway
  • Amelia Pharmacy Inc. - 15412 Patrick Henry Highway

King and Queen

Host: King And Queen Sheriff’s Office


  • Pamunkey Regional Library - 396 Newtown Road
  • Nick’s Restaurant - 3483 Lewis B. Puller Highway


Host: Caroline County Sheriff’s Office


  • CVS Pharmacy - 18048 Jefferson Davis Highway
  • Caroline Square Shopping Center Parking Lot parking lot near the Rite Aid Pharmacy entrance - 104 W. Broaddus Avenue

James City

Host: James City County Police Department

Location: James City County Police Department Law Enforcement Center - 4600 Opportunity Way

Essex County

Hosts: Tappahannock Police Department and Essex County Sheriff’s Office

Location: Wal-Mart - 1660 Tappahannock Boulevard


Host: Blackstone Police Department

Location: Blackstone Police Department Conference Room - 101 West Elm Street


Host: Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office

Location: Cumberland County Courthouse Square - 1 Courthouse Circle

Hosts: Farmville Police Department and Longwood University Police Department

Location: Midtown Square in front of Chick-Fil-A - 156 S. South Street


Host: Surry County Sheriff’s Office

Location: Surry County Circuit Court House Parking Lot - 28 Colonial Trail East


Host: Louisa County Sheriff’s Office

Location: Louisa County Sheriff’s Office - 1 Woolfolk Avenue


Host: Williamsburg Police Department

Location: Williamsburg Fire Department - 440 North Boundary Street


Host: Spotsylvania County Sheriff’s Office


  • Spotsylvania Regional Medical Center - 4600 Spotsylvania Parkway
  • CVS Courtland Commons - 9767 Courthouse Road
  • Mary Washington Healthcare Emergency And Outpatient Center - Lees Hill - 10401 Spotsylvania Avenue
  • Chancellor’s Village Main Entrance Parking Area -12100 Chancellors Village Lane


Host: Fredericksburg Police Department

Location: Mary Washington Hospital Tompkins-Martin Medical Plaza - 1101 Sam Perry Blvd

Richmond County

Host: Richmond County Sheriff’s Department

Location: Richmond County Sheriff’s Department - 106 Wallace Street


Host: Emporia Police Department

Location: Wal-Mart - 303 Market Dr. Emporia


Host: Lawrenceville Police Department

Location: Lawrenceville Municipal Building at the entrance to the police department - 400 N. Main Street

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