Today, 838 pounds of unwanted and expired prescription and over-the-counter medications were collected during Drug Take Back Day at the 9 collection sites throughout the County including HC DrugFree's office in the Wilde Lake Village Center. HC DrugFree also collected 6 large bags of needles, syringes and EpiPens. The Howard County Police Department and HC DrugFree are partnering to provide permanent medication disposal boxes. The first 3 boxes available for year-round use are at the Northern District Station (3410 Courthouse Drive, Ellicott City), Southern District Station (11226 Scaggsville Road, Laurel) and the Gary Arthur Community Center (2400 Route 97, Cooksville). Click here to read the press release.