Several South Florida police departments are participating in the Drug Enforcement Administration's National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day Saturday.
Participating agencies include: Miami-Dade, Miami, Sunny Isles Beach, Miami Springs, Miami Shores, Hollywood and Fort Lauderdale.
The nationwide initiative, which began in 2010, is meant to give people a safe way to discard their unwanted or unused drugs — with no questions asked.
According to the DEA, the last event held in May of last year, yielded nearly 900,000 pounds of drugs at sites throughout all 50 states.
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