Maryland’s health department is focusing its battle against heroin overdose deaths by targeting services to people who have survived previous overdoses.
Governor-elect Larry Hogan picked a battleground on the public health and safety front and is declaring a state of emergency.
Gov.-elect Larry Hogan says his lieutenant governor, Boyd Rutherford, will oversee the administration’s effort to reduce heroin-related crime across Maryland.
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.
Two men have been arrested and charged for human trafficking and other related charges in Somerset County on Sunday.
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.
The growing heroin epidemic leads several of Maryland’s key police leaders on a fact-finding mission to Colombia, South America.
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.
A Prince George’s County man who prosecutors say was the leader of a drug ring has been sentenced to 19 years in prison.
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.
Heroin found at a children’s daycare. The deadly drug was brought to the center by a four-year-old girl—who handed it out to classmates. It was discovered by daycare workers.
A western Maryland couple faces drug charges after police searched their home because school officials said their children smelled of marijuana.