Pushing for change. In the United States, one person dies every 19 minutes from a prescription drug overdose. So the government wants to crack down on popular painkillers.
An experimental hepatitis C drug from Johnson & Johnson has won unanimous support from government advisers who say the medication should be approved to treat patients infected with the liver-destroying virus.
A Baltimore police officer has been sentenced to eight years in prison on drug and weapons charges.
A major drug operation running out of a home daycare. Police find drugs and guns inside the Howard County house.
An accused multi-millionaire drug lord is now behind bars, and a massive black market drug ring is shut down.
A major blow against organized crime in West Baltimore. Police say a large scale investigation ends in several arrests.
Drugs and deaths. The Maryland Health Department is addressing a 15 percent hike in fatal drug overdoses in Maryland.
A Baltimore City police officer accused of helping to deal drugs appears in court.
Police in Hagerstown plan to step up efforts to pursue landlords who rent to drug users and dealers.
A federal grand jury has indicted 18 alleged members of the Bloods gang in Howard County on racketeering charges. Two of those gang members and three others are facing drug charges.
Jailhouse Soap Opera: 13 Female Guards Indicted For Smuggling Drugs & Phones; 4 Impregnated By Same Inmate
It was a brazen scheme to smuggle drugs and cell phones into Baltimore jails. More than two dozen people face federal charges, including corrections officers—some of whom got pregnant by the same inmate.
A police raid stuns a quiet neighborhood in Anne Arundel County. Detectives say they found dozens of high-powered weapons and the investigation also involved Baltimore City and federal authorities.