Hogan Announces New Measures to Address Opioid AddictionGov. Larry Hogan and Lt. Gov. Boyd Rutherford announced Tuesday they are rolling out new legislation that would counter Maryland's growing opioid addiction crisis.
Harford Co. Officials Warn Of Synthetic Opiates More Deadly Than HeroinHarford County is grappling with a sudden spike in heroin overdose deaths.
Md.'s Heroin And Opioid Crisis Reaches All-Time HighIn Maryland, heroin-related deaths tripled from 2011 to 2015.
Statewide Efforts In Place To Combat Heroin OverdosesDespite a statewide effort to fight against the epidemic, heroin overdoses and deaths continue to rise in Maryland.
Police: Pennsylvania Dealer Hid 110 Heroin Bags In ButtocksPolice say a Pennsylvania drug dealing suspect was found hiding 110 small bags of heroin in his buttocks.
Heroin Overdose Deaths on Rise in Maryland It is an epidemic across Maryland communities. Startling new numbers show the number of overdose deaths in the state have spiked in 2016.
Just Say No to Narcan? Heroin Rescue Efforts Draw BacklashFirst responders in U.S. communities reeling from waves of heroin overdoses say some people tell them they should just say no to using so many resources on drug abusers.
White House Announces $17 Million to Curb Opioid UseThe Obama administration has announced that it will spend $17 million to help law enforcement agencies deal with the increase in heroin and opioid abuse.
Billboard Combating Heroin Addiction Removed After BacklashA billboard aimed at trying to curb heroin addiction backfired; a county health department was forced to remove it.
Md. Health Officials Work To Tackle Growing Heroin EpidemicThere has been a surge in overdose deaths, according to the Maryland Department of Health.
Maryland Health Officials Try To Battle Heroin EpidemicDrug overdoses have taken more lives than ever in Maryland.
New Bills to Tackle Opioid Epidemic Passed But Md. Lawmakers Need FundingMaryland lawmakers highlighted a new package of bills passed by the U.S. House of Representatives aimed to tackle the heroin epidemic.