Carfentanil Blamed For 3 Recent Deaths In MarylandThe drug carfentanil, an elephant tranquilizer, has shown up in the autopsies of three Marylanders.
3 Dead In Apparent Synthetic Drug OverdosesOfficials in Anne Arundel county and Frederick county are confirming three people have died of apparent overdoses of the synthetic drug carfentanil.
Girl, 5, Revived With Narcan After Methadone OverdosePolice say a 5-year-old girl was revived with naloxone after she overdosed on methadone in the western Maryland city of Hagerstown.
High School Students Hospitalized After Reported Drug OverdoseMultiple students were hospitalized Wednesday morning after police say they ingested prescription medication supplied by one of their classmates.
Md. Woman Pleading Guilty In 4-Year-Old Daughter's OD Death A Carroll County lawyer says his client is pleading guilty to manslaughter in the drug overdose death of her 4-year-old daughter.
Carroll County Woman Arrested For Fatal Drug Overdose Of 4-Year-Old DaughterA Carroll County mother was arrested Friday for the March death of her 4-year-old daughter.
Spike In Heroin Deaths Reported In Montgomery County Montgomery County police say as many people have died from heroin overdoses in the last few months as in the previous three years combined.
Maryland Sees Increase In Heroin DeathsFatal overdoses from drugs and alcohol rose 15 percent in Maryland from 2011 to 2012, driven by a 54 percent increase in heroin-related deaths, according to a report released by the state health department on Wednesday.
Police Identify 2 Men Found Dead In VehicleAnnapolis Police have identified two men who were found dead in a vehicle at a gas station.
D.C. To Give Limited Immunity To Overdose WitnessesPeople who seek medical assistance for drug overdoses will get limited legal protections under a bill signed recently by District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray.
`The Corner' Protagonist Dead At 35 In BaltimoreA man whose life was the focus of "The Corner," a book about a year on a drug-plagued Baltimore street corner, has died.