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Rite Aid Donates Safe Medical Disposal Box To Cinnaminson Police

Residents can now drop off prescription and over the counter medications in the lobby of the police department 24/7.

CINNAMINSON, NJ — Rite Aid has donated a medical disposal safe to the Cinnaminson Police Department as part of a new partnership between Cinnaminson police and Rite Aid's KidCents Program.

KidCents is The Rite Aid Foundation’s charitable giving program that is dedicated to improving the health and well-being of children, according to the pharmacy’s website.

Cinnaminson residents are now able to drop off prescription medications at the police department 24 hours a day, seven days a week, the police department announced. The Safe Medical Disposal Unit is located in the police station's lobby.

A secretary is available from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. to let residents into the lobby. On the weekend and after hours, residents must use the call box to have a police officer come into the station to let them in.

Any prescription medications and over the counter medications will be accepted. Illegal drugs needles, lotions or liquids, inhalers, aerosol cans and hydrogen peroxide will not be accepted. Labels should be removed from all prescription bottles before bringing them in.

For more information, contact Cinnaminson Police Department Safe Medication Disposal Coordinator Lt. William Obuchowski at 856-735-2347 or [email protected].

The attached image was posted on the Cinnaminson Police Department’s Facebook page