The Baltimore County Department of Health is offering a free, two-hour training course on how to prevent and respond to certain drug overdoses.
Anne Arundel County’s executive says he’s going to declare a public health emergency as soon as next week in response to the “heroin epidemic” in the region, citing a growing number of deaths related to the highly addictive opioid.
A northern Virginia man who prosecutors describe as a major cocaine and heroin dealer in Maryland and beyond has agreed to plead guilty in the case and forfeit $108 million in luxury cars, jewelry and cash.
A Baltimore man was sentenced to more than 10 years behind bars on Tuesday for conspiracy to distribute and possess with intent to distribute heroin.
Maryland’s health department is focusing its battle against heroin overdose deaths by targeting services to people who have survived previous overdoses.
Governor-elect Larry Hogan picked a battleground on the public health and safety front and is declaring a state of emergency.
Gov.-elect Larry Hogan says his lieutenant governor, Boyd Rutherford, will oversee the administration’s effort to reduce heroin-related crime across Maryland.
An FBI agent accused of evidence tampering repeatedly checked heroin out of an evidence room, returned it at different weights, and failed to turn in two guns and marijuana seized in Maryland.
Two men have been arrested and charged for human trafficking and other related charges in Somerset County on Sunday.
Authorities in Frederick County say they pulled nearly 200 grams of heroin out of a toilet drain during a search of a home this week.
The growing heroin epidemic leads several of Maryland’s key police leaders on a fact-finding mission to Colombia, South America.
A Maryland man has been sentenced to seven years in prison after pleading guilty to providing heroin to a man who died after using the drug.