ACWORTH, Ga. -- Saturday, Apr. 28 will be a drug take-back day in Acworth.
All residents are invited to bring their old, unused, potentially dangerous drugs to the Acworth Police Department from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The service is free and anonymous, no questions asked.
The drug take-back event is part of a nationwide initiative to help curb prescription drug abuse and theft.
Only pills will be accepted; the police cannot take back any needles, syringes, thermometers, IV bags, bloody and infectious waste, personal care products, inhalers and medical equipment.
For more information, call Acworth Police Ofc. Jeff Rose at 678-801-4073.