Prescription Drug Take-Back event Saturday
The Hanover County Sheriff’s Office, in cooperation with the Ashland Police Department and Hanover County Public Works, will be conducting a Prescription Drug Take-Back Day on Saturday, Oct. 24, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. This event is sponsored by the Drug Enforcement Administration- Office of Diversion Control. The Mechanicsville Convenience Center, 7427 Verdi Ln, Mechanicsville, VA 23116, and the Ashland Police Department, 601 England St, Ashland, VA 23005, have been established as collection sites. You are invited to bring any potentially dangerous expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs for disposal (no liquids, needles or sharps, only pills or patches). The service is free and anonymous, no questions asked.