National Drug Take Back Day 2020


On October 24, 2020, 10 A.M. to 2 P.M. the DA’s Office will participate in the 19th Drug Take Back Day. This is an opportunity for the community to properly and safely dispose of any narcotics, prescription medications, vaping devices and cartridges and over the counter medications. Pet medications will also be accepted. The Office will also offer education on prevention of potential drug abuse and overdosing, and the proper disposal of medications.

Full list of details on disposing vaping products here

Please note that all COVID-19 safety measures will be followed. Face coverings must be worn at all sites by anyone dropping off medications as well as by those staffing the sites. All social distancing guidelines will be adhered to in order to maintain a minimum of six feet between individuals.

Drug Take Back sites will be at the following locations from 10 A.M. to 2 P.M.

  • Alameda Hall of Justice
    2233 Shoreline Drive
    Alameda, California 94501
  • Alameda County Family Justice Center
    470 27th Street
    Oakland, CA 94612
  • East County Hall of Justice
    5151 Gleason Drive
    Dublin, CA 94568
  • Fremont Hall of Justice
    39439 Paseo Padre Parkway
    Fremont, CA 94538

Posted on Oct 6, 2020