A Bellingham man has been sentenced to 20 years in federal prison for leading a drug ring that trafficked heroin and methamphetamine.
Heroin use and related deaths have increased significantly across Washington over the past decade. A new study released Wednesday say the increase is especially noticeable among people younger than 30.
A man who said he intended to sell heroin to pay back money he owed his grandmother faces robbery and drug charges.
A federal judge has convicted an Oregon man of providing heroin that resulted in the death of a 17-year-old high school student.
Anchorage police say they have broken up a family-run marijuana grow operation that also involved heroin smuggling.
A panhandler was found dead with $83,000 worth of heroin in Yakima last Tuesday.
Charges have been dropped against Jon Bon Jovi’s daughter, the Oneida County DA announced Thursday.
A two-year-old was found to be high on heroin when her mother was arrested on drug charges.
King County health officials have alerted the public to what they call an unusual increase in heroin overdose deaths, possibly because of increased potency or a mixture with other substances.