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ONI Main: 503-823-4519

City/County Info: 503-823-4000

TDD: 503-823-6868

1221 SW 4th Ave, Suite 110, Portland, OR 97204

Prescription Drug Turn In and Shred Event

  • October 2017 Rx Drug Turn in

  • October 2017 Rx Drug Turn in - Donations

  • October 2017 Rx Drug Turn in

  • October 2017 Rx Drug Turn in

  • Drug Turn In and Shred Event

Drive through and drop off your unwanted/expired prescription drugs and sensitive documents. Drugs will be safely incinerated and documents will be securely shredded on site. By participating, you reduce the risk of identity theft and misuse of prescription drugs. Walk-ups are welcome. 

Sunshine Division donation barrels will be available for donations of canned food, dry pasta, and gently-used clothing for needy families. Tax deduction forms will be provided.

Event Details:

Date: Saturday, April 28, 2018

Time: 10am-2pm (Please no early birds)

Location: 4735-4747 E. Burnside Street


Acceptable items for shred event: Up to two grocery bags of documents.

Items not accepted: Cardboard or three ring binders

Acceptable items for Rx drug turn in:

Prescription medications and samples, over the counter medications, vitamins, pet medications, medicated ointments, and liquid medication in leak proof containers.

Items not accepted:

Thermometers, Sharps, Syringes, IV bags, bloody or infectious waste, hydrogen peroxide, aerosol cans, inhalers, EpiPens. NO SHARPS! (To dispose of sharps, contact Metro at 503-234-3000 or


Rx drug turn in contact: Jenni Pullen, City of Portland's Crime Prevention Program, 503-823-4257, 

Shred event contact: Sergeant Frazier, 503-823-0897,

Sponsored and Organized by: Portland Police Bureau, City of Portland's Crime Prevention Program, Drug Enforcement Agency, Portland Police Sunshine Division and Rivermark Credit Union

Locations in the Portland-metro area and Oregon to Drop Off Prescription Meds

If you can't make it to our event, here are locations that accept prescription drugs