Crime Prevention

Permanent Paper Shredding Location 
The Broken Arrow Police Department established a partnership with the Gatesway Foundation to Prevent Identity Theft with a free and permanent shredding location.

The Broken Arrow Police Department recommends that you shred all documents; including pre-approved credit applications, insurance forms, bank checks and statements you are discarding, and other financial information.

Not only will citizens have the opportunity to dispose of confidential material in a safe and secure setting the shredded paper will be recycled. This program provides jobs for the community.

The shredding drop off location is 116 West Commercial, in Broken Arrow. The hours of operation are Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. 
Permanent Drug Drop Off Location 
The Broken Arrow Police Department has a permanent Drug Drop Off location to dispose of your unused, expired prescriptions. This program offers the public a safe, secure way to dispose of their medications. 
Unused Prescriptions
If these items are submitted in the original containers, personal information should be crossed off. If this is not possible, submit the medication in clear bags. Medication can be current, expired, unwanted or no longer needed.

*We will not accept IV bags, needles, bloody or infectious waste, pharmaceutical waste not generated by households, radioactive pharmaceuticals or vaccines.

Location and Hours
Broken Arrow Police Department
Public Safety Complex
1101 N. 6th Street
Broken Arrow, OK 74012

Drop off is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.