2 Major Developments Could Reshape The U.S. Opioid CrisisThe number of drug overdose deaths in Baltimore City was more than double the number of murders last year.
More Than 6,000 Fentanyl Pills Recovered During Execution Of Search WarrantOn Wednesday, Anne Arundel County Police executed a search warrant recovering more than 6,000 Fentanyl Pills, decoyed as Oxycodone.
Man Charged With Manslaughter After Allegedly Giving Overdose Victim FentanylA Baltimore man faces manslaughter and drug charges after police say he provided fentanyl to a man who fatally overdosed on the drug.,
68% Of Maryland Overdose Deaths In First 3 Months Of 2017 Were Fentanyl-Related Numbers are out for overdose deaths in Maryland during the first three months of 2017.
Fatal Drug Overdoses Continue To Climb In MarylandFatal drug overdoses in Maryland are continuing to climb at an alarming rate.
Miami Boy's Death Shows Powerful Opioid's Chilling PotentialA 10-year-old boy from a drug-ridden Miami neighborhood apparently died of a fentanyl overdose last month, becoming one of Florida's littlest victims of the opioid crisis, authorities say. But how he came into contact with the powerful painkiller is a mystery.
Baltimore Students Help Build App That Warns Heroin Users Of Deadly BatchesBaltimore has long been gripped by the curse of heroin addiction.
Man Gets 12 Years In Prison For Selling Fatal Fentanyl DoseA man has been sentenced in federal court to 12 years in prison for distributing fentanyl told to a man who died of an overdose.
Coroner: 'We Have Seen' Synthetic Opiates Like Fentanyl Mixed With MarijuanaFentanyl is 50 to 100 times more powerful than morphine and has been attributed to the increasing number of fatal drug overdoses across the U.S.
Law Enforcement Cautioned When Handling Drug FentanylFederal agents are warning police and first responders around the country, including in Maryland, about the dangers of fentanyl.
Harford County Sheriff Deputy Shares Being Exposed To FentanylA Harford County sheriff deputy speaks out after exposure to the opioid fentanyl during an effort to save someone's life.
Police Face New Threat In Accidental OverdosesGuns, knives, violent assaults. Now a new threat to first responders is surfacing.