Medication Drop Box

Now available in the lobby of the Meriden Police Department located at 50 West Main Street, Meriden, CT 06451.

For the general public only

Now you can safely, legally, and securely dispose of expired and no longer needed prescriptions and medications on an ongoing basis, 24/7/365. Support a drug-free Meriden!

Accepted Items:

  • Prescription medications
  • Over-the-counter medication
  • Medication samples
  • Medication for pets
  • Liquid medication in glass or sealed containers
  • Medicated ointments and lotions
  • Narcotics
  • Vitamins

Items NOT Accepted:

  • Personal care products
  • Needles/lancets/syringes
  • Thermometers
  • IV bags/empty containers
  • Bloody /infectious waste
  • Hydrogen peroxide containers
  • Aerosol cans