Drug Drop Box Program
As part of the HSC Fort Worth Police Department’s commitment to providing a safe campus community, the Department has installed a drug drop box in the lobby of the Police Department located at 3600 Mattison Ave. Unused and discarded medications(pills) can be a potential risk of abuse or environmental contamination.
This box will be available to the public 24/7 to deposit unneeded prescription and over-the-counter pills and gel caps.
***No plastic bottles***
Please place all pills in a plastic ziploc bag. Ziploc bags are available if needed.
YES – ACCEPTED
- Prescription Meds (pills)
- Over-the-counter medications (pills)
- Vitamins (pills & gel caps)
- Samples (pills)
- Medications for pets (pills)
*Medications must be placed in a Ziploc bag before being placed in the Drug Collection Unit.
- Needles (Sharps)
- Medication from businesses or clinics
- Ointments, Lotions, or Liquids
- Prescription Patches
As needed, the drop box will be emptied by a police officer and all medications will be securely transported to an appropriate disposal facility in accordance with the Texas Controlled Substances Act.
This page was last modified on February 8, 2021