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Drugs, cash and guns seized during raid on home in Glen Burnie, Md. (Credit: Anne Arundel County Police Dept.)

Drugs, Cash and Guns Seized in Major Raid of Md. Home

Heroin and fentanyl patches were among the drugs seized in a Glen Burnie bust by police on Monday.

12/16/2014

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Md. Pharmacies to Stock Life-Saving Medication to Battle Heroin Overdoses

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.

12/09/2014

File photo of a bag of heroin.  (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Officials: 200 Grams Of Heroin Found In Md. toilet

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.

11/23/2014

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D.C. Heroin Dealer Gets 25 Years After Va. Teen Dies

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.

11/14/2014

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Baltimore Police Announce 12-Kilo Heroin Seizure

Baltimore police say they have seized 12 kilograms of heroin and $825,000 in what they are calling an incredible drug bust.

09/26/2014

Homeless woman injects herself with heroin.

Heroin Drives Spike in Overdose Deaths in Md.

Maryland had a 33 percent increase in drug overdose deaths in the first quarter of this year.

07/24/2014

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Junkies Taken for a Ride by Drunken Caller Claiming to be Heroin Addict

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.

07/14/2014

Homeless woman injects herself with heroin.

Heroin Overdose Rise Prompts Maryland Crackdown

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.

07/13/2014

A generic photo of prescription drugs taken March 20, 2009 for files.         AFP PHOTO/ Paul J. Richards (Photo credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Heroin, Painkillers Focus of White House’s 2014 Drug Control Policy

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.

07/09/2014

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Annapolis Police Announce Heroin Charges

Annapolis police have announced charges against nine alleged heroin dealers.

05/27/2014

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