Maryland’s health department says the state had a 21 percent increase in fatal drug overdoses in 2014, compared to the previous year.
Maryland Lt. Gov. Boyd Rutherford is bringing a task force on heroin abuse to western Maryland.
Suspected heroin found inside the Baltimore offices of the NAACP. Court records show the man now facing charges is the son of the organization’s president.
Maryland’s rising rate of fatal heroin overdoses might not have one cure, but lawmakers and activists are hoping a combination of actions will be a step in the right direction.
Maryland State Police say a North Carolina man is facing drug charges after a traffic stop on Interstate 95 led to the discovery of hundreds of packets of heroin.
An FBI agent accused of abusing heroin from his own drug investigations and in the process botching dozens of cases has pleaded guilty in his own case.
A bill that would hold heroin dealers responsible in the case of a fatal overdose is returning to the committee level.
In college, he started using marijuana and cocaine. When he made it to the NBA, he became a heroin addict.
Maryland’s growing heroin epidemic has the state’s attorney general teaming with neighboring states to tackle heroin trafficking.
A Baltimore man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison after prosecutors say he sold heroin while on probation for his role in a sweeping corruption case at Baltimore’s city jail.
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Heroin is killing more Marylanders than ever before. As it continues to take a deadly toll on people across the state, Governor Larry Hogan is about to declare a state of emergency.