Prescription Drug Collection

The Overland Park Police Department offers drug collection units at two police stations.

These boxes are offered as a service to reduce illicit abuse of over-the-counter and prescription medication.

Anyone can drop off unused drugs anonymously during normal business hours.

Accepted Items

  • Prescriptions
  • Prescription patches
  • Prescription ointments
  • Over-the-counter medications
  • Vitamins
  • Samples
  • Medications for pets

Not Accepted

The following items cannot be accepted:

  • Hydrogen peroxide
  • Inhalers
  • Aerosol cans
  • Medications from businesses or clinics
  • Needles or sharps
  • Thermometers

Many medical products, such as hydrogen peroxide, can be flushed down the toilet or poured down a drain. Dispose of non-medical ointments, lotions, and other liquids in your trash. Dispose of Aerosol cans, inhalers, and alcohol-filled thermometers at the Overland Park Recycling Center.


Sanders Justice Center
12400 Foster
Overland Park, KS 66213
Inside police lobby

Myron E. Scafe Building
8500 Antioch
Overland Park, KS 66212
Upper lobby inside southwest entrance


9 a.m.-4 p.m.