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.
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.