The Beaverton Police Department and the United States Drug Enforcement Administration have partnered to offer the community a permanent option for the disposal of prescription drugs. Community members can now bring in unused and expired medications and place them in the drop box. The drop box will be available to the public Monday through Friday 7 am - 5 pm in the lobby of the Beaverton Police Department, located at 4755 SW Griffith Drive, Beaverton, OR. The drop box is not suitable for large quantities from care facilities.
Acceptable items for deposit
Prescription medications and samples, all over the counter medications, vitamins, pet medications, medicated ointments and liquid medication in leak proof containers.
Items not acceptable for deposit
Thermometers/Sharps/Syringes, IV bags, bloody or infectious waste, hydrogen peroxide, aerosol cans, inhalers, EpiPens and iodine.
The Beaverton Police Department will continue to partner with the Drug Enforcement Administration on a regular basis to hold prescription drug turn in events at various locations within the City. Check the Police Department Calendar for specific dates.