Drug Drop-off Box

In the lobby of the Wauconda Police station is a drug drop off box. Anyone may drop off unwanted medication. The following medication is accepted; Prescription medications, including controlled substances


  • All over-the-counter medications
  • Medication samples
  • Pet medications
  • Vitamins and supplements
  • Medicated ointments, lotions, creams and oils
  • Liquid medication in leak-proof containers
  • Homeopathic remedies

 Not Accepted are Needles/sharps:

  • Syringes with needles
  • Thermometers
  • IV bags
  • Bloody or infectious waste
  • Personal care products
  • Empty containers
  • Hydrogen Peroxide