Medication Disposal


The Thiensville Police Department has a Prescription Med-Return Collection Unit located at the Police Department building. Residents can drop unwanted or expired prescriptions in the drop unit Monday through Friday during regular business hours for proper disposal.

Any of the following will be accepted: 

  • Loose medication (including prescription medication)
  • Ointments, creams 
  • Over-the-counter medications
  • Pet medications
  • Prescription medication in the original container
  • Sprays, inhalers

The following will not be accepted:

  • Biohazard material
  • Household hazardous waste (paint, pesticides, oil, or gas)
  • Needles / sharps
  • Personal care products (shampoo, soaps, lotions, etc.)