The Lafayette Police Department can accept your unwanted prescription medications and assure their proper disposal year-round. No more waiting for designated drug take back events. Medications accepted include most prescription medications, patches, ointments, vitamins, over-the-counter medications and pet medications. Items which cannot be accepted are needles, thermometers, oxygen containers, inhalers, aerosol cans, liquids containing hydrogen peroxide, chemotherapy or radioactive substances and illicit drugs. Protect others and the environment by bringing unwanted prescription drugs to the Lafayette Police Department Records Division during normal business hours, Monday - Friday, 8AM - 5PM, excluding holidays, for safe destruction. There is no charge for this service.