You can dispose of unused prescription and over-the-counter medications safely year-round! Bring your items to: Broomfield Police Department:
7 DesCombes Dr. The drop-box is located just inside the entrance, to the right. Mon-Fri, 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. No appointment necessary.
HELP CONSERVE SPACE! Before arriving at the police department, please empty your bottles and place your pills/capsules in a zip-top bag to help conserve space in the collection bin. Remember to strike out personal information on pill containers before depositing them in the trash and/or recycle bin.
What Can I Bring?
Liquid medications (small amounts in original, non-leaking containers)
Medicated patches (except Fentanyl and Duragesic® patches)
Unused drug injection cartridges, e.g., unused EpiPens® and insulin pens (unused with needle still protected inside)
What is Not Accepted?
Illicit drugs (e.g., DEA Schedule I drugs like heroin, LSD, etc.)
Needles, syringes, and other sharps can be disposed of at the Boulder County Hazardous Materials Management Facility. Instructions for packaging are included on the website.
Used Fentanyl and Duragesic® patches (Fold in half, sticky side together, and flush down the toilet.)