Prescription Drug Drop Box

The Prescription Drug Drop Boxes were built in 2011 and 2013 by students at the Monroe County Area Technology Center.

ATC Students with one of the completed boxes

County Judge Executive Tommy Willett and Sherriff Roger Barlow

Tompkinsville Police Chief Dale "Frog" Ford and Mayor Jeff Proffitt


What can I put in the drop box?

Prescription Medications

Over-the-Counter Medications

Medication Samples

Pet Medications


Liquid Medication in Glass or Leak-proof Containers

Medicated Ointments & Lotions


Not Accepted:

Bloody or Infectious Waste

Personal Care Products

Hydrogen Peroxide

Aerosol Cans


IV Bags

Needles or Other Sharps

Plastic Shopping Bags

Empty Containers

Business Waste

To help ensure your privacy please black out contact information on your medicine bottles.