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US DEA Drug Take-Back Collection Event Information

The next Prescription Drug Take-Back Day has been scheduled for April 29, 2017. The following is a list of participating locations in Franklin County:

Bexley Police Department
Collection Site: Bexley Police Department (Front Lobby)
559 North Cassingham Road, Bexley, OH 43209

City of Columbus
Collection Site: Columbus Public Health
240 Parsons Avenue, Columbus, OH 43215
Pills, patches, & sharps (in puncture resistant container) / No liquids or inhalers

Dublin Police Department
Collection Site: City parking lot north of Justice Center & Commerce Pkwy/Perimeter Dr. Traffic circle
6670 Commerce Parkway, Dublin, OH 43017

Fairfield County Sheriff’s Office
Collection Site: Diley Ridge Medical Center Parking Lot
7911 Diley Road, Canal Winchester, OH 43110

Franklin Township Police Department
Collection Site: Franklin Township Offices
2193 Frank Road, Columbus, OH 43223
Accepting pills, liquids, inhalers, needles, patches

Grove City
Collection Site: Jackson Township FD Station 202
3650 Hoover Road, Grove City, OH 43123

Hilliard Division of Police
Collection Site: Hilliard Joint Safety Services Parking Lot
5171 Northwest Pkwy, Hilliard, OH 43026

Mifflin Township Police Department
Collection Site: Police Department Parking Lot Behind Township Fire Department
2455 Agler Road, Columbus, OH 43224

New Albany Police Department / Plain Township Fire Department
Collection Site: Plain Township Fire Department
9500 Johnstown Road, New Albany, OH 43054

Perry Township Police Department
Collection Site: 7125 Sawmill Road, Dublin, OH 43016

Sharon Township Police Department
Collection Site: 95 E. Wilson Bridge Road, Worthington, OH 43085

Upper Arlington Division of Police
Collection Site: Upper Arlington Municipal Services Center
3600 Tremont Road, Upper Arlington, OH 43221

Worthington Division of Police
Collection Site: Worthington Police Department
6555 Worthington Galena Road, Worthington, OH 43085

Kroger Locations
Pills, liquid medicine, aerosols, needles, creams, patches, etc.
• 300 S. Hamilton Road in Gahanna
• 55 W. Schrock Road in Westerville
• 4656 Cemetery Road in Hilliard
• 3637 S. High Street in Columbus
• 1375 Chambers Road in Columbus
• 6095 Gender Road in Canal Winchester
• 2090 Crown Plaza Drive in Columbus 

Permanent Prescription Drug Drop-Off Locations

In Franklin County there are several permanent Prescription Drug Drop-Off locations for your convenience. Each location accepts dry, prescription pills.  If you have other items such as liquid medicines, inhalers, needles, creams, or patches, please verify that they are accepted by calling first.

Dublin Police Department 
6565 Commerce Parkway
Dublin, OH 43017
Phone: 614-889-1112

Franklin County Government Center Lobby
369 South High Street
Columbus, Ohio 43215
Phone: 614-525-4507

Grove City Division of Police
3360 Park St
Grove City, Ohio 43123
Phone: 614-277-1710

Hilliard Police Department
Safety Services Building
5171 Northwest Parkway
Hilliard, Ohio 43026
Phone: 614-334-2336

Pickerington Police Department
1311 Refugee Road
Pickerington, Ohio 43147
Phone: 614-575-6911

Reynoldsburg Police Department
7240 East Main Street
Reynoldsburg, Ohio 43068
Phone: 614-866-6622

Upper Arlington Municipal Services Center
3600 Tremont Road
Upper Arlington, Ohio 43221
Phone: 614-583-5042

Westerville Division of Police
29 South State Street
Westerville, OH 43081
Phone: 614-901-6860

Whitehall Division of Police
365 S. Yearling Road
Whitehall, OH 43213
Phone: 614-237-6333

Worthington Division of Police
6555 Worthington Galena Rd
Worthington, Ohio 43085
Phone: (614)885-4463


For a list of additional drop-off locations outside of central Ohio, please visit