Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine's press conference with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency and the Outdoor Advertising Association of Ohio to unveil an electronic billboard public service announcement campaign to highlight National Drug Take Back Day.
Saturday, Oct. 29, 2011, from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. is National Drug Take Back Day. Ohioans from across the state can go to www.dea.gov to find a location near them where they can safely dispose of unwanted and unused prescription drugs. The DEA is partnering with agents from the Ohio Attorney General's Bureau of Criminal Investigation (BCI) to provide law enforcement personnel to assist at drop off locations.
Members of the Outdoor Advertising Association of Ohio have donated 8-second PSA spots in the rotations of their electronic billboards at locations throughout Ohio including: Akron, Canton, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Columbus, Dayton, Heath, Lima, Mansfield, Newark, Toledo, Youngstown, and Zanesville.