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Welcome to the Maine Drug Enforcement Agency

 

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

Saturday, October 26 the 18th National Prescription Drug Take Back Day will be held.

 

  • Unused or expired prescription medications are a public safety issue, leading to accidental poisoning, overdose, and abuse.
  • Pharmaceutical drugs can be just as dangerous as street drugs when taken without a prescription or a doctor’s supervision.
  • The non-medical use of prescription drugs ranks second only to marijuana as the most common form of drug abuse in America.
  • The majority of teenagers abusing prescription drugs get them from family and friends—and the home medicine cabinet.
  • Unused prescription drugs thrown in the trash can be retrieved and abused or illegally sold.
  • Unused drugs that are flushed contaminate the water supply.
  • Proper disposal of unused drugs saves lives and protects the environment.
  • Take-back programs are the best way to dispose of old drugs.

 

Locate a Collection Site Near You

Search by zip code or city/state to find a collection site near you.

 

 

 

 

Sincerely,

Roy E. McKinney, Director MDEA

 

 

 

 

 

Featured Links

Office of National Drug Control Policy

U.S. DEA

New England HIDTA

ME Police Agencies

Drug Free America

Partnership for Drug-Free Kids

Maine Drug Enforcement Agency Annual Report 2017

Maine Drug Enforcement Agency Annual Report 2018

Online Services

To submit an anonymous tip via text message to the Maine Drug Enforcement Agency, text the keyword MDEA and your tip to 847411.

Download Maine DEA App.

Click the links below to download the Maine DEA app from your app store. This app allows citizens to submit anonymous tips from their mobile device.

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You may also submit an anonymous tip to the Maine DEA, use the form below.

Be sure to save/record your tip ID. You can use the ID to login in viewfeedback about your tip from the agency/group. Just enter the ID on the tip411 login page and any feedback about your tip from the group will display. You can then submit additional information to the group.

RX Waiver List

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Maine Medical Use of Marijuana

Close to Home Opiate Education Campaign

DatelineDEA

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newVISIT the link above or The Partnership at Drugfree.org for the Full Report and Key Findings: The 2010 Partnership Attitude Tracking Studynew

 

newVISIT Stop Overdose.org for the most recent and up to date information about Opioid statistics, safety and dangers.