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MPD Participates in 18th National Prescription Drug Take Back Initiative

Thursday, October 24, 2019

The Metropolitan Police Department will partner with the Drug Enforcement Agency to participate in the 18th National Prescription Drug Take Back Initiative. The purpose of the Initiative is to provide a unified opportunity for the public to surrender dispensed pharmaceuticals and medications to law enforcement officers for destruction.


Individuals may surrender any pharmaceuticals or medications on Saturday, October 26, 2019, from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. Collection sites for this event will be at all District stations, Howard University, and Gallaudet University:


First District Station

101 M Street, SW

Washington, DC 20024


Fifth District Station

1805 Bladensburg Road, NE

Washington, DC 20002

Second District Station

3320 Idaho Avenue, NW

Washington, DC 20016


Sixth District Station

5002 Hayes Street, NE

Washington, DC 20019

Third District Station

1620 V Street, NW

Washington, DC 20009


Seventh District Station

2455 Alabama Ave., SE

Washington, DC 20020

Fourth District Station

6001 Georgia Avenue, NW

Washington, DC 20011


Gallaudet University – Field House

800 Florida Avenue, NE

Washington, DC 20002

Howard University – College of Pharmacy

2300 4th Street, NW

Washington, DC 20059