Safe disposal of discarded syringes

To report a syringe which has been discarded outside call our contact centre on 03452 777 778 giving its location.

We will collect and dispose of the syringe as soon as possible within working hours. Out of hours and at the weekend please contact Police Scotland on 101.

Do not:

  • touch the syringe
  • separate the needle from the syringe
  • put the cap back on the needle
  • hide the syringe
  • put the syringe in a litter bin.