Cops collect 468 pounds of unwanted drugs at Drug Take Back Day

The Milford Police Department and the Milford Prevention Council in conjunction with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) hosted a “Drug Take Back Day” event recently at the Milford Senior Center.

During the four-hour event, 468 pounds of unwanted prescription drugs were collected from the public as part of a nationwide initiative to prevent prescription drug abuse and theft by ridding homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs.