A chance to prevent pill abuse and theft will take place this weekend.
Saturday, April 27, local law enforcement officials and the drug enforcement task force will hold a drug take back day.
Last September Americans turned in 244 tons of prescription drugs at over 5,200 site operated by the DEA and local law enforcement.
Authorities said medicines that sit in home cabinets are susceptible to diversion, misuse and abuse. Studies show that a majority of abused prescription...