Medication Takeback Program

There is a prescription drug drop box located in the Police Department lobby. It is available to the public Monday thru Friday from 8 AM to 5 PM, excluding major US holidays. If you have medication you no longer need, you can bring it in to the Police Department, in the original container, for proper disposal. It is free of charge and no ID is necessary. 

Accepted Medicine at Drug Drop Box

  • Unused EpiPens
  • Unused Inhalers
  • Unused, Capped Needles
  • Over-the-counter Medicines
  • Vitamins and Supplements
  • Pet Medicines

Not Accepted Medicines at Drug Drop Box

  • Chemo Drugs
  • Used EpiPens
  • Used Inhalers
  • Used Needles

Drop off Locations

Make sure to call to verify acceptance and hours

  • Fountain Police Department 719-382-8555
  • Kaiser-Permanente (Pharmacy) 719-282-2466
  • Manitou Springs Police Department 719-685-5407
  • Monument Police Department 719-481-3253
  • Penrose Hospital 719-776-5000
  • Walgreens 719-380-9438
  • Locate a collection site near you

More Helpful Links

Medication Disposal Box
  1. Police

    Physical Address
    645 Beacon Lite Road
    Monument, CO 80132

    Fax: 719-884-8031

    Monday through Friday
    8 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

    To report a life-threatening emergency please dial 911.

    To report all other crimes or if you have questions, please call the non-emergency dispatch number: 719-390-5555. This number is staffed 24 hours a day, every day.