Dispose of Your Prescription Drugs

Prescription drug abuse is quickly rising as our area’s greatest drug threat.  Drug overdoses are on the rise and nearly three out of four are caused by prescription painkillers.  Ease of availability of prescription drugs is a major influence on this problem.  One way individuals (especially teens) access these drugs is by stealing them from medicine cabinets of their loved ones, neighbors, and friends.  The Northland Coalition’s Prescription Drug Drop-off program encourages you to properly dispose of any unwanted or outdated medicines so you can protect loved ones and our community from prescription drug abuse.

Help reduce prescription drug abuse and dispose of unwanted, unused, or expired medications at these locations:
(Simply bring the medications to one of locations listed and put them in the collection box.   No paperwork is required.  This program is free and anonymous.) 

Excelsior Springs Police Dept. Lobby
301 South Main, Excelsior Springs, MO 64024
(816)630-2000     Drop Off Hours: Open 24/7


Gladstone Police Department
7010 N. Holmes, Gladstone, MO 64118
(816) 436-2200     Drop Off Hours: Open 24/7


KCMO Police North Patrol Lobby
11000 N.W. Prairie View Road, Kansas City, MO 64153
(816)437-6200     Drop Off Hours- Open 24/7


KCMO Police Shoal Creek Patrol Lobby
6801 NE Pleasant Valley Rd, KC, MO 64119
(816)413-3400     Drop Off Hours: Open 24/7


Liberty Police Department Lobby
101 E Kansas St, Liberty, MO 64068
(816)439.4716    Drop Off Hours: Open 24/7


North Kansas City Police Dept. Lobby
2020 Howell Street, North Kansas City, MO 64116
(816)274-6013   Drop Off Hours: Open 24/7


Platte County Sherriff’s Department
415 Third Street, Platte City, Missouri 64079
(816)858-3521    Drop Off Hours: M-F, 8am-5pm

Richmond Police Department
205 Summit St, Richmond, MO 64085
(816)776-5304   Drop Off Hours: M-F 8am-4pm

Riverside Police Division

2990 NW Vivion Road, Riverside, MO 64150
(816)741-1191   Drop Off Hours: M-F 8am-4pm

Smithville Police Dept. Lobby

107 West Main Street, Smithville, MO 64089
(816)532-0500  Drop Off Hours: M-F 8am-5pm

Flushing medications down the toilet contaminates our water supply.  This program guarantees that Rx drugs are disposed of properly and not intercepted for misuse. 

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