Annapolis Police have announced charges against nine alleged heroin dealers.
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.
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.
A 26-year-old Baltimore man has been sentenced to 11 years in prison followed by four years of supervised release for heroin trafficking.
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.
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.
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.
Two people are behind bars after police issued a search warrant at a Freetown Village, recovering drugs and cash.
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.
An Arundel County man is behind bars after police found thousands of dollars worth of drugs and guns inside his home.
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.