PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — Several local cities are hosting events on April 30 as part of the National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day.

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The goal of the events is to collect potentially dangerous, expired, unused and unwanted prescription medications for destruction. The medication will then be taken to the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) to be destroyed.

The service is free and anonymous.

The following cities provided information on their collection sites. Click here to find a site near you.

Gloucester

Date: Saturday, April 30

Time: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Location: Gloucester Walmart | 6819 Waltons Lane

Hampton

Date: Saturday, April 30

Time: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Location: Sentara Careplex Hospital, 3000 Coliseum Drive

New Kent

Date: Saturday, April 30

Time: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Location: New Kent Sheriff’s Office | 11995 Courthouse Cir, New Kent, VA 23124

Newport News

Date: Saturday, April 30

Time: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Location: Walgreens | 600 J. Clyde Morris Blvd. & Sentara at Port Warwick | 11803 Jefferson Avenue

Norfolk

Date: Saturday, April 30

Time: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Location: Police Operation Center | 3661 E. Virginia Beach Blvd.