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.
Harford County deputies were conducting a traffic safety initiative on I-95 and stopped a black 2001 Chevy Tahoe. A K-9 scan resulted in a positive alert for a controlled dangerous substance.
Maryland State Police stopped a Toyota SUV for a traffic violation Saturday morning. A search of the vehicle revealed 25.8 grams of suspected heroin, 7.5 grams of cocaine and 4.8 grams of marijuana.
After a months-long state and federal wiretap investigation, 34 people have been charged with conspiring to distribute heroin and marijuana.
Police in Ocean City say 23 people have been indicted on heroin charges as the beach resort deals with a spike in use of the drug.
The U.S. attorney for the District of Columbia has announced that 29 people have been arrested on federal drug charges.
For the past 10 years, a church in East Baltimore estimates it has helped 3,500 heroin addicts off the drug.But now that church-run clinic is in the middle of a dispute with one of the world’s most respected hospitals.