68°

San Diego
Weather

Accessibility Tools

Medications

Prescription bottles

All prescription medications require special handling. You can safely dispose your medications at the following locations:

San Diego Police Department Stations

For a more convenient drop-off option, you can safely dispose of your medications including prescription painkillers at one of the City of San Diego Police Department locations listed below Monday - Friday. Please call in advance for hours of operations.

Headquarters
1401 Broadway St.
San Diego, CA 92101
619-531-2000

Eastern Division
9225 Aero Dr.
San Diego, CA 92123
858-495-7900

Northern Division
4275 Eastgate Mall
San Diego, CA 92037
858-552-1700

Mid-City Division
4310 Landis St.
San Diego, CA 92105
619-516-3000

Southern Division
1120 27th St.
San Diego, CA 92154
619-424-0400

Western Division
5215 Gaines St.
San Diego, CA 92110
619-692-4800

Northeastern Division
13396 Salmon River Rd.
San Diego, CA 92129
858-538-8000

Northwestern Division
12592 El Camino Real
San Diego, CA 92130
858-523-7000

Southeastern Division
7222 Skyline Dr.
San Diego, CA 92114
619-527-3500

Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Transfer Facility

The City of San Diego accepts over-the-counter or prescription medication at its HHW Transfer Facility by appointment only.

Note: Prescription painkillers are NOT accepted at the City's Household Hazardous Waste Transfer Facility. All other medications are accepted.

Learn more about proper disposal of medications 

 

You must have Javascript enabled to use this form.