Heroin and fentanyl patches were among the drugs seized in a Glen Burnie bust by police on Monday.
Walgreens, CVS Health, Safeway and other Maryland pharmacies will begin to stock a medication that can save the lives of people who have overdosed on heroin or prescription opioids.
Authorities in Frederick County say they pulled nearly 200 grams of heroin out of a toilet drain during a search of a home this week.
A District of Columbia man has been sentenced to 25 years in prison after police say he sold heroin to a 16-year-old northern Virginia girl who died.
Baltimore police say they have seized 12 kilograms of heroin and $825,000 in what they are calling an incredible drug bust.
Maryland had a 33 percent increase in drug overdose deaths in the first quarter of this year.
After discussing a prostitute who allegedly killed a top Google exec, the Junkies were taken for a ride by a caller alleging to have a similar sex/heroine-for money deal in place with a hooker.
Maryland’s historic capital is known for sailing and shopping, a place where people eat seafood at waterside restaurants. It’s not a place that city police considered a destination for people looking to buy heroin — at least, not until recently.
Closely mirroring its past positions, the Obama administration’s 2014 drug policy will focus tightly on curbing heroin use and prescription painkillers abuse while continuing to oppose the legalization of marijuana for medical and recreational use.
Annapolis police have announced charges against nine alleged heroin dealers.