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Teens, DEA Team Up Against Heroin

As her friends were in the bathroom getting ready for homecoming, Hailey slipped away, crossing the hall to the bedroom in her Westminster home and closing and locking the door behind her. Overwhelmed with everything that was going on, she sought some sort of temporary relief.

08/16/2014

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Prosecutors Targeting Suppliers As Md. Heroin Deaths Surge

As Maryland heroin related deaths surge, prosecutors in Baltimore are targeting suppliers, with more than 50 people indicted in three months.

08/07/2014

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New Council To Address Drug Overdoses In Md. Head-On

Fighting a deadly problem. Governor Martin O’Malley recently signed an executive order in a push to prevent the growing number of drug overdoses in Maryland. It’s a problem getting out of control.

07/26/2014

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Police: Woman Spit On Officers’ Faces During Drug Arrest In Glen Burnie

Anne Arundel County Police say a woman spit in three officers’ faces as she resisted a drug arrest in Glen Burnie.

07/25/2014

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Heroin Drives Spike In Overdose Deaths In Md.

Maryland saw a 33 percent increase in drug overdose deaths in the first quarter of this year compared to the same time last year, state officials said Thursday as they announced a renewed focus on fighting the rise of fentanyl-laced heroin.

07/24/2014

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Heroin Overdose Rise Prompts Maryland Crackdown

Maryland’s historic capital is known for sailing and shopping, a place where people eat seafood at waterside restaurants. It’s not a place that city police considered a destination for people looking to buy heroin — at least, not until recently.

07/13/2014

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DEA Forms Task Force Targeting Heroin Dealers Across Md.

In Maryland, it’s a killer more deadly than guns. Heroin deaths have reached epidemic levels in the state. Now the Drug Enforcement Agency has started a task force to go after heroin dealers.

07/10/2014

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Ghanian Man Sentenced To 13 Years In Prison For Heroin Distribution Conspiracy

A U.S. District Judge sentenced a Ghanian men to 13 years in prison for conspiracy to distribute and possess with intent to distribute heroin in Maryland.

07/08/2014

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3 Arrested In Heroin, Cocaine Bust At 2 Glen Burnie Homes

Detectives seized drugs, weapons and distribution material from two Anne Arundel County homes following several neighborhood complaints of drug activity.

07/08/2014

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4 Men Arrested In Major Heroin Trafficking Organization

A major heroin trafficking ring is busted by Maryland State Police. The massive operation stretched from Baltimore County to the Eastern Shore.

07/03/2014

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Md. State Police Arrest 4 In Heroin Case

Maryland State Police say they expect more arrests after four people were charged in an in an effort to dismantle a drug trafficking organization on the Eastern Shore.

07/01/2014

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Anne Arundel Police Have New Tool To Reverse Heroin Overdoses

Anne Arundel County police are now armed to not only protect but to save lives. It’s called Narcan and it’s used to reverse a heroin overdose—but is it effective in the war on drugs and crime?

06/17/2014

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