165 pounds of unused medication collected

  • Contributed by Kaua‘i Police Department

    Unidentified members of the Kaua‘i Police Department and U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration finish packing unwanted prescription drugs recently at KPD headquarters in Lihu‘e.

LIHU‘E — Last weekend’s National Drug Take Back Day initiative, hosted by the Kaua‘i Police Department and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency, resulted in a total of 16 boxes filled with unused, unwanted and expired medications, adding up to a combined weight of 165 pounds.