Oxy Watchdog

Keeping An Eye On OxyContin

San Diego rolls out Oxy take-back program

Posted by Oxy Watchdog on October 27, 2009

trashcanJust after launching a task force to deal with San Diego’s OxyContin abuse epidemic, government officials are rolling out “Operation Take Back” to deal with unwanted and unused prescription drugs. The San Diego County Sheriff’s Department will be accepting drugs at locations around the county in an effort to prevent teen drug abuse.

*Update: The La Jolla Light reports that about 20 boxes’ worth of drugs were collected at the event.


One Response to “San Diego rolls out Oxy take-back program”

  1. […] by watchdog on November 9, 2009 Following in San Diego’s footsteps, New Jersey is launching an initiative to offer opportunities to clean out unused and expired […]

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