Pharmaceutical Take Back Program

The three locations for the Clarksville Police Departments pill drop boxes are as follows:

  • Lobby of District 1 Criminal Investigations: 211 Cunningham Lane
  • Lobby of District 3 Criminal Investigations: 1584 Vista Lane
  • Lobby of Police Headquarters: 135 Commerce Street

The drop hours are Mon through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. These are for citizens to dispose of personal items and are not intended for businesses i.e. hospitals, clinics, pharmacies etc. who are required to dispose of their medications in a manner consistent with Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) guidelines.

Acceptable Items

The following items will be accepted:

  • All over the counter medications
  • Liquid medications in leak proof containers
  • Medicated ointments, lotions or drops
  • Pet medications
  • Pills in plastic containers, baggies, or foil
  • Prescription medications

Unacceptable Items

The following items are not accepted:

  • Blood sugar equipment
  • Bloody or infectious waste
  • Illegal drugs or narcotics
  • IV bags
  • Needles / sharps or syringes with needles
  • Personal care products i.e. shampoo, lotions etc.
  • Thermometers