National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

The Drug Enforcement Administration’s National Prescription Drug Take Back Day is this Saturday, October 28th! The City of White Plains Department of Public Safety is proud to be a collection site. Our drop box is located in the night entrance of Public Safety HQ and can be accessed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

The National Prescription Drug Take Back Day aims to provide a safe, convenient, and responsible means of disposing of prescription drugs, while also educating the general public about the potential for abuse and medications.

2017 Citizens Academy

The White Plains Department of Public Safety is pleased to announce the continuation of the Public Safety Citizen’s Academy. This special and exciting eight-week program is intended for the residents of the City of White Plains who want to learn more about the White Plains Public Safety Department.

This Academy is offered FREE of charge and is a hands-on, interactive, behind-the-scenes program that is taught by experienced police officers, fire fighters and emergency medical personnel.

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Halloween Safety Tips

Halloween is coming up fast and youngsters will soon be out trick or treating. As they get ready to collect their Halloween treats, the White Plains Department of Public Safety and the American Red Cross have tips to make this a fun and safe Halloween.

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Storm Preparedness Checklist:

Be Prepared for Tropical Storms:

  • Ensure you have a way to receive warnings-a NOAA weather radio, a weather app on your phone or the radio/television.

  • Sign up for the City of White Plains alert notifications system at “White Plains Alerts”. To sign up go to wppublicsafety.com or cityofwhiteplains.com Signing up will allow emergency managers to communicate with you if necessary.

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