Drug Disposal Solution | Sherman Illinois Police Department

Nov 13, 2021

Securely Dispose of Prescription Drugs in Sherman, Illinois

Are you looking for a reliable and convenient way to dispose of your unused prescription drugs? Look no further! The Sherman Illinois Police Department offers a reliable and secure drug disposal solution to help you safely get rid of unwanted medication.

Why Proper Drug Disposal is Important

Proper drug disposal is crucial to ensuring the safety of our community and environment. Flushing unused medications down the toilet or throwing them in the trash can have harmful consequences, including:

  • Contamination of water sources
  • Damage to aquatic life
  • Misuse or accidental ingestion by children or pets
  • Illegal distribution or abuse by individuals seeking to obtain drugs

The Sherman Illinois Police Department's Drug Disposal Program

The Sherman Illinois Police Department understands the importance of proper drug disposal and is committed to providing a safe and convenient solution for its residents. Our drug disposal program aims to:

  1. Promote responsible medication disposal
  2. Prevent drug abuse and diversion
  3. Protect the environment
  4. Ensure public safety

How does the Drug Disposal Program work?

Our drug disposal program is designed to make the process simple, convenient, and secure for you. Here's how it works:

1. Locate the Drug Disposal Box

Visit our Sherman Illinois Police Department office and locate the designated drug disposal box. It is easily accessible and available during our regular business hours. Feel free to ask our friendly staff for assistance.

2. Prepare Your Medications

Gather all of your unused prescription drugs, including pills, patches, and even liquid medications. Ensure that all medications are in their original containers or securely packaged.

3. Drop Off the Medications

Simply drop off the medications into the designated drug disposal box. No questions asked. Rest assured that your identity will remain anonymous throughout the process.

4. Peace of Mind

With our drug disposal program, you can have peace of mind knowing that you have taken the necessary steps to protect your community, prevent misuse, and safeguard the environment.

Accepted Medications

The Sherman Illinois Police Department's drug disposal program accepts a wide range of medications, including:

  • Expired prescription drugs
  • Unwanted over-the-counter medications
  • Unused pet medications

Please note that we cannot accept illicit drugs or needles. These substances should be disposed of through proper law enforcement channels or authorized medical facilities.

Commitment to Community Safety

At the Sherman Illinois Police Department, we are dedicated to providing top-notch services for the safety and well-being of our community. Our drug disposal program is just one of the many initiatives we have in place to make Sherman a safer place to live.

Help Make a Difference Today

By participating in our drug disposal program, you are actively making a difference in your community. Help us create a safer and healthier environment in Sherman, Illinois. Dispose of your unused prescription drugs responsibly and protect the ones you love.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about our drug disposal program or need further assistance, please feel free to reach out to us:

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Claire Haar
Sherman Illinois Police Department's commitment to promoting safe drug disposal is commendable. Thank you for prioritizing the well-being of the community.
Oct 8, 2023
Yatin Narula
It's comforting to know that the Sherman Illinois Police Department is actively involved in promoting responsible drug disposal. 👍
Sep 20, 2023
Marylynn Hayes
Thank you, Sherman Illinois Police Department, for providing a secure way to dispose of unused prescription drugs.
Jun 29, 2023
Tony Seyfert
👏 Kudos to Sherman Illinois Police Department for taking proactive measures to address prescription drug disposal. It's reassuring to have a reliable option.
May 1, 2023
Cindi Borsoi
The initiative to securely dispose of prescription drugs demonstrates the dedication of law enforcement to public safety. Thank you for this essential service, Sherman PD.
Apr 12, 2023
Ken McKee
Safe drug disposal contributes to a healthier and safer community. Thank you for providing this service, Sherman PD!
Sep 19, 2022
Sarah McNairn
Having a reliable and secure drug disposal solution is a positive step towards preventing drug abuse and protecting the environment.
Jul 23, 2022
Harold Hansen
It's crucial to have proper disposal methods for prescription drugs to prevent misuse and protect the environment.
Jul 12, 2022
John Corrado
This is a great initiative to promote safe drug disposal practices in the community.
May 7, 2022
Manish (Maneesh) Jyoti
I appreciate the efforts of law enforcement in ensuring the safe disposal of prescription drugs for the well-being of all residents.
Apr 17, 2022
Mitch Legel
Proper drug disposal is an important step in preventing accidental ingestion and abuse of medications. Thank you, Sherman PD!
Jan 6, 2022