Opioid-Related Deaths Down 14 Percent In Md. In 2019, Report ShowsOpioid-related deaths in Maryland in the first three months of 2019 were down more than 14 percent compared to the same period in 2018.
Howard County Opioid Deaths Fall By 26 Percent In 2018, Non-Fatal Overdoses IncreaseThe number of opioid-related deaths in Howard County fell by nearly 26 percent in 2018 while non-fatal overdoses increased by ten percent over the same period, a new report from the county's health department shows.
'You're Killing Our Citizens'; WJZ Is There As Elite Task Force Takes Down Suspected Drug DealerAn elite Hartford County task force is gaining international recognition for its progressive approach to getting drugs off the streets.
Heroin Overdose Deaths on Rise in Maryland It is an epidemic across Maryland communities. Startling new numbers show the number of overdose deaths in the state have spiked in 2016.
Md. Health Officials Work To Tackle Growing Heroin EpidemicThere has been a surge in overdose deaths, according to the Maryland Department of Health.
Maryland Health Officials Try To Battle Heroin EpidemicDrug overdoses have taken more lives than ever in Maryland.
Dispatch Recordings Released From Music Festival Where 2 OverdosedWJZ has obtained the dispatch recordings as a music festival in Howard County turned dangerous. First responders handled dozens of calls, many for possible drug overdoses.