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‘Major Drug Dealer’ Pleads Guilty, Faces Life In Prison

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.

01/09/2015

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Baltimore Man Sentenced To 130 Months For Heroin Distribution

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.

01/07/2015

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Md. Examines Heroin Overdose Records

Maryland’s health department is focusing its battle against heroin overdose deaths by targeting services to people who have survived previous overdoses.

12/30/2014

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Md. Governor-Elect Vows To Increase Fight Against Heroin

Governor-elect Larry Hogan picked a battleground on the public health and safety front and is declaring a state of emergency.

12/09/2014

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Hogan: Rutherford To Head Anti-Heroin Effort

Gov.-elect Larry Hogan says his lieutenant governor, Boyd Rutherford, will oversee the administration’s effort to reduce heroin-related crime across Maryland.

12/05/2014

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Documents: Accused FBI Agent Signed Drugs Out

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.

12/03/2014

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2 Men Arrested In Maryland For Human Trafficking

Two men have been arrested and charged for human trafficking and other related charges in Somerset County on Sunday.

12/01/2014

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Officials: 200 Grams Of Heroin Found In Md. Toilet

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.

11/22/2014

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Md. Drug Enforcement Officials Talk Fighting Heroin Abuse

The growing heroin epidemic leads several of Maryland’s key police leaders on a fact-finding mission to Colombia, South America.

11/14/2014

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Maryland Man Gets 7 Years In Fatal Heroin Sale

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.

11/05/2014

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Accused Maryland Heroin Ring Leader Gets 19 Years

A Prince George’s County man who prosecutors say was the leader of a drug ring has been sentenced to 19 years in prison.

10/24/2014

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Md. Man Pleads Guilty In Bulk Heroin Operation

Prosecutors say Jeffrey Anderson of Upper Marlboro, Md. worked with another man to bring large quantities of heroin from sources in New York to Maryland for sale and distribution.

10/23/2014

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