Medication Drop Boxes -

Disposal Guidelines
  • All pharmaceutical drugs that are being disposed of need to be in a sealed container such as the original bottle or a zip-lock bag. They may NOT be disposed of loosely.
  • Liquid pharmaceuticals should remain in the original container
  • Personal information should be removed or blotted out with a permanent marker
  • Prescription and over-the-counter solid medications, tablets and capsules, liquid medications, inhalers, creams, ointments, nasal sprays and pet medications

In one year Cumberland County's Medication Drop Box Program has collected over 4,000 pounds of prescription medications. 

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Launch of Medication Drop Boxes

Data last updated: 01-15-2016

Location Listing

Location Address Hours
Camp Hill Police 2199 Walnut St., Camp Hill M-F 7:30am-3:30pm
Carlisle Borough Police 240 Lincoln St., Carlisle M-F 7:00am-11:00pm
Cumberland County Old Prison 37 E. High St., Carlisle M-F 8:00am-4:30pm
Cumberland County Courthouse 1 Courthouse Sq., Carlisle M-F 8:00am-4:30pm
Humans Services Building 16 W. High St., Carlisle M-F 8:00am-4:30pm
Dickinson College 400 W. North St., Carlisle 24 Hours
East Penn Township Police 98 S. Enola Drive, Enola M-F 8:30am-3:00pm
Hampden Township Police 230 S. Sporting Hill Rd., Mechanicsburg M-F 8am-4pm, Sat 8am-Noon
Lower Allen Township Police 2233 Gettysburg Rd., Camp Hill M-F 8:00am-4:00pm
Mechanicsburg Borough Police 36 W. Allen St., Mechanicsburg M-F 8:30am-4:30pm
Messiah College 1 College Ave., Mechanicsburg M-F 8:00am-5:00pm
Middlesex Township Police 350 North Middlesex Road, Carlisle M-F 8:00am-4:00pm
Mt. Holly Springs Police 200 Harman Street, Mt. Holly Springs M-F 8:00am-4:00pm
New Cumberland Borough Police 1120 Market St., New Cumberland M-F 8:00am-4:00pm
Newville Borough Police 27 W. Big Spring Ave., Newville M-F 7:00am-11:00am
North Middleton Township Police 2051 Spring Rd., Carlisle M-F 7:00am-4:00pm
Shippensburg Borough Police 60 W. Burd St., Shippensburg M-F 8:00am-4:00pm
Shippensburg University Police 1871 Old Main Dr., Shippensburg 24 Hours
Silver Spring Township Police 5 Willow Mill Park Rd., Mechanicsburg M-F 7:30am-4:00pm
Upper Allen Township Police 100 Gettysburg Pike, Mechanicsburg M-F 8:00am-4:30pm
West Shore Regional Police 510 Herman Ave., Lemoyne M-F 8:30am- 3:30pm