Over 54-Thousand Pounds Of Unwanted Medications Collected During Drug Take Back Day

(Dodge County) State Attorney General Josh Kaul says 54,040 pounds of unwanted medications were collected during Drug Take Back Day in Wisconsin on October 29th.

Kaul says Wisconsinites consistently step up for Drug Take Back, making sure tens of thousands of pounds of unused and unwanted medications are safely disposed of. Statewide over 140 law enforcement agencies participated in Drug Take Back Day. Medications were also collected from permanent drug disposal boxes at law enforcement agencies.

The Dodge County Sheriff’s Office participated along with police departments in Beaver Dam, Columbus, Horicon, Juneau, Lomira, Mayville, Watertown, and Waupun.