It’s a fight Carroll knows all too well, a struggle against a typically white or brown powdered substance that presents itself as a euphoric high and a warm sensation throughout the body.
Frederick County officials are launching a coordinated effort to fight drug abuse.
Police say three Hagerstown residents are facing drug charges stemming from a bust that netted more than a half-pound of suspected heroin and methamphetamine.
District of Columbia authorities say 13 people have been indicted in a federal drug trafficking investigation.
An off-duty deputy flagged down by a concerned citizen led to two arrests at a Harford County shopping center.
A Baltimore police officer has been sentenced to eight years in prison on drug and weapons charges.
Ocean City police have arrested two northern Virginia residents on heroin charges after a traffic stop.
Montgomery County police say as many people have died from heroin overdoses in the last few months as in the previous three years combined.
Anne Arundel County police executed a search warrant Monday night in the unit block of Webdover Road in Glen Burnie. There they discovered drugs, cash and a weapon.
Fatal overdoses from drugs and alcohol rose 15 percent in Maryland from 2011 to 2012, driven by a 54 percent increase in heroin-related deaths, according to a report released by the state health department on Wednesday.
A Delaware man has been sentenced to 16 years in prison for plotting to sell heroin and cocaine on Maryland’s Eastern Shore.
After an eight-month investigation in Frederick, police have arrested 15 people thought to be working in an organized group in connection with drug activity.