• Carlsbad’s masked bank robber apprehended

    The masked robber who held up a pair of banks and a restaurant in Carlsbad over the course of the last two months has been…

  • Man responsible for AGH lockdowns arrested in Roswell

    The man responsible for two lockdowns Wednesday afternoon at Artesia General Hospital was arrested Wednesday evening in Roswell on unrelated warrants. Artesia Police Department officers…

  • Hope standoff ends peacefully, suspect arrested

    A five-plus-hour standoff between a male suspect and the Eddy County Sheriff’s Office ended peacefully Wednesday and resulted in an arrest. ECSO deputies were dispatched…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Jan. 17 SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY 1:38 a.m. – Officer dispatched to the 900 block of South First Street in reference to suspicious activity.…

  • Man responsible for hospital lockdowns arrested in Roswell

    The man who prompted two lockdowns Wednesday afternoon at Artesia General Hospital was arrested Wednesday evening in Roswell on unrelated warrants.

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Jan. 16 UNWANTED SUBJECT 7:36 a.m. – Officer dispatched to Wal-Mart in reference to an unwanted subject. Jan. 15 ARREST 10:34 p.m.…

  • Another Carlsbad bank robbed by masked thief

    For the second time in as many months, a Carlsbad bank has been robbed by a masked perpetrator. The FBI reports an armed subject wearing…

  • Crime Stoppers seeking public’s help in solving drive-by

    Crime Stoppers of Eddy County is requesting the public’s assistance in solving a drive-by shooting incident that occurred in late November. Around 1 a.m. Nov.…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Jan. 15 UNWANTED SUBJECT 6:22 a.m. – Officer dispatched to the Abo Apartments in reference to an unwanted subject. Jan. 14 ARRESTS…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Jan. 11 ARRESTS 12:45 a.m. – Elva Tuuu, 33, of Artesia, arrested and charged with battery against a household member. 12:55 a.m.…