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Annapolis HEROIN BUST

Annapolis Police Make Series Of Arrests In Heroin Crackdown

Annapolis Police have announced charges against nine alleged heroin dealers.

05/27/2014

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Heroin Use On The Rise In Md.

Maryland is among several states around the country that have seen an increase in heroin use as many addicts shift from more costly and harder-to-get prescription opiates to a cheaper alternative. Here’s a look at what’s happening in the state.

04/05/2014

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Anne Arundel Co. Police Will Begin Carrying ‘Narcan’ To Treat Heroin Overdoses

A growing heroin epidemic in Anne Arundel County has police there now arming all of their officers with a life-saving drug. Until now, it’s something only medical first responders there have carried.

03/24/2014

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Baltimore Man, 26, Sentenced To 11 Years For Heroin Trafficking

A 26-year-old Baltimore man has been sentenced to 11 years in prison followed by four years of supervised release for heroin trafficking.

02/28/2014

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Powerful Blend Of Heroin Makes Its Way Through Maryland

A powerful street drug is making its way through Maryland and police say it’s contributing to a number of crimes in Anne Arundel County.

02/17/2014

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Md. Senate Approves Needle Exchange Expansion

The Maryland Senate has approved a measure to allow drug users to get more than one clean needle at one time in Baltimore’s needle exchange program.

02/06/2014

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Deadly Batch Of Heroin Laced With Painkiller Hitting Md. Streets

A dramatic surge in heroin deaths is happening across the country. Health officials warn it’s because of a lethal new trend–spiking heroin with powerful painkillers.

01/31/2014

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Police Arrest 2 And Confiscate Heroin, Crack & Cash In Freetown Bust

Two people are behind bars after police issued a search warrant at a Freetown Village, recovering drugs and cash.

01/26/2014

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Police: Kingpin Arrested, $650,000 Cash Seized In Lochearn Drug Bust

Baltimore City Police say they’ve nabbed the leader of a lucrative drug cartel doing significant business in West Baltimore. Police found drugs and more than a half million dollars total stashed through several homes.

01/22/2014

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Pasadena Man Arrested After Police Find Drugs & Guns In His Home

An Arundel County man is behind bars after police found thousands of dollars worth of drugs and guns inside his home.

01/10/2014

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Heroin Usage On The Rise In Carroll Co.

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.

01/04/2014

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Frederick County Launches Anti-Drug Campaign

Frederick County officials are launching a coordinated effort to fight drug abuse.

01/03/2014

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