Saturday, April 26, is National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day. Residents can drop off expired or unneeded prescription drugs at the parking lot of the Mason District Police Station, 6507 Columbia Pike, Annandale, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
When prescription medications are dropped off, they should be in their original containers. Cross out personal information.
Since the drug take-back initiative was started by the Drug Enforcement Agency in 2010, 1,733 tons of unwanted medications have been collected.