• Crime Stoppers seeks assistance solving pair of burglaries at one Artesia home

    Crime Stoppers of Eddy County is seeking the public’s assistance in solving an aggravated burglary and battery that occurred Christmas Eve in Artesia. At approximately…

    Updated: 2:42 pm

  • Investigation into arson at local business ongoing

    The investigation into an arson that occurred early this month at a local business is ongoing, and Crime Stoppers of Eddy County is seeking the…

    Updated: 2:41 pm

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Jan. 19 SHOTS FIRED 1:05 a.m. – Officer dispatched to South Ninth Street and West Dallas Avenue in reference to shots fired…

  • Prior felon from Carlsbad sentenced for firearms violations

    Nathaniel Eddie Madrid, 40, of Carlsbad, was sentenced this morning in federal court in Las Cruces to 57 months in prison for violating the federal…

  • Texas man pleads guilty to drug trafficking in N.M.

    Nicolas Robert Muniz, 26, of Monahans, Texas, pleaded guilty Wednesday afternoon in federal court in Las Cruces to violating federal drug trafficking and firearms laws…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Jan. 17 ARREST 2:08 p.m. – Bobby Wilder, 62, of Artesia, arrested and charged with criminal trespass. VANDALISM 8:21 a.m. – Officer…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Jan. 17 ALARM 2:24 a.m. – Officer dispatched to Grammy’s House, 805 W. Texas Ave., in reference to an alarm. 2:40 a.m.…

  • Texas NP pleads guilty to dispensing controlled substances in Carlsbad

    Sophia Ann Villalobos, 42, of Lubbock, Texas, pleaded guilty last week in federal court in Las Cruces to unlawfully dispensing controlled substances in Eddy County.…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Jan. 16 LOUD NOISE 1:05 a.m. – Officer dispatched to the Canyonstone Apartments in reference to a loud noise. 2:56 a.m. –…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Jan. 12 LOUD NOISE 3:17 a.m. – Officer dispatched to North Park Trailer Park in reference to a loud noise. SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY…