Prescription Drug Drop Off Program

Expired & Unwanted Prescription Drugs

Clean out your medicine cabinet and safely dispose of expired or unwanted prescription drugs, keeping our seniors, kids, pets, and environment safe. Drug drop-off is completely anonymous. Please place medications in a plastic bag prior for disposal.

Drop-Off Centers

The Suffolk County Police Department offers prescription drug drop-off boxes at each local precinct. The Fourth Precinct is located at 1727 Vets Highway in Hauppauge.

The Town of Smithtown offers drop-off at the Department of Public Safety, 8am to 5pm Monday through Friday:
65 Maple Avenue
Smithtown, New York 11787


  • Syringes (empty or pre-filled)
  • Liquids of any kind
  • Nasal sprays
  • Creams
  • Gels
  • Pills/Capsules not in a bottle, they must be in a container
  • No aluminum packs
  • Nothing that will get stuck or jam the chute

Full Listing of Prescription Drug drop-offs in Suffolk County