Published: Sep 23, 2010 10:37 PM EDT
Updated: Sep 23, 2010 7:30 PM EDT

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Sheriff Mike Scott says his narcotics investigators are constantly on the move searching for criminals selling or abusing prescription drugs.

He believes a portion of the war on drugs can be fought in your home.

Getting rid of old prescription medications that you never finished or no longer need.

Eliminating temptation for those who may be contemplating their next or even their first "high".

Fort Myers police and several other law enforcement agencies will sponsor a prescription pill dropoff to help clear your medicine cabinet.

Check with your local law enforcement agency for details on this weekends pill drop off. Make sure to use the non-emergency number.