Crawford County Sheriff's Office
PRESCRIPTION DRUG DROP-OFF
The Crawford County Sheriff's Office is a collection site for unwanted medications. The drop-off box is located to the left of the Dispatch window. Our building is open 24 hrs. Feel free to drop off anytime.
ACCIDENTAL CHILDHOOD POISONING
Medications often look like candy and children can be curious.
Throwing it in the trash gives easy access for children and pets.
Wastewater treatment plants and septic systems are not designed to remove all medications from wastewater. Drugs can end up directly in our drinking water. Medications found in waterways can lead to reproductive and developmental problems for fish and other aquatic wildlife.
Prescription and over the counter medications are being used by persons to get high.
Some have a perception these medications are a safer way to get high.
Over the counter medications
Prescription medications (pills, ointments, patches, etc)
Household hazardous waste (paint, motor oil)
Personal care products (shampoo, toothpaste, etc.)
Sharps / Needles