Free medication disposal and document shredding

MURPHYSBORO, IL (KFVS) - A drug take-back and confidential document shredding event will be held Saturday, April 8 at the Jackson County Health Department in Murphysboro.

The Sheriff's Office will be on site to provide safe and secure disposal of both prescription and over-the-counter meds.  Liquids, needles and inhalers will not be accepted.

DataLock Document Management Services of Mt. Vernon will also be on hand with a mobile shredder to get rid of various paper items to help prevent identity theft.

The drive-thru, drop-off event will be held from 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.

For more information, call 618-684-3143.

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