The public can bring pills for disposal to the lobby of the Sarasota Police Department or Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market Pharmacy.
The dual-purpose event will provide free books for low-income children to read and mitigate summer learning loss, as well as provide positive interaction with officers.
Blue + You
The "Blue + You BBQ" will take place Saturday, June 9, from 1-3:30 p.m. at Gillespie Park.
Members of the DEA will collect the drugs that were dropped off from the Sarasota Police Department property unit and dispose of them properly.
On Monday, Jan. 9, the Sarasota County Council of Neighborhood Associations will host a discussion of how to prevent opportunistic crimes.
Officer Devin Epps helps keep the streets of downtown Sarasota safe.