Over 3,400 sites nationwide have joined the effort that seeks to prevent increased pill abuse and theft.

Government, community, public health and law enforcement partners will be collecting potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs for destruction at these sites all across the nation today. The service is free and anonymous, no questions asked.

ABC 26 Reporter Blaire Arvin checks out some of the local sites and how they are trying to make a difference in this fight.