• Artesia man sentenced to 75 months on meth trafficking, firearms charges

    Timothy Caleb Martinez, 28, of Artesia, was sentenced today in federal court in Las Cruces to 75 months in prison for his conviction on methamphetamine…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Nov. 15 SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY 12:20 a.m. – Officer dispatched to South 16th Street and West Hermosa Drive in reference to suspicious activity.…

  • Artesia man arrested on multiple charges

    An Artesia man was arrested Saturday on multiple charges after attempting to evade police. At around 10:30 p.m. Saturday, Artesia Police Department officers were dispatched…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Nov. 14 ARREST 7:14 a.m. – Zakory Beaman, 20, of Hobbs, arrested on a municipal warrant for failure to pay fines. ACCIDENT…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Nov. 13 SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY 12:53 a.m. – Officer dispatched to North 13th Street and West JJ Clarke Drive in reference to suspicious…

  • PVDTF makes multiple arrests for trafficking

    A recent drug trafficking investigation by the Pecos Valley Drug Task Force has resulted in multiple arrests of Carlsbad residents. Among those charged are Kenneth…

  • Artesia man arrested on multiple charges after incident at Wal-Mart

    An Artesia man is facing multiple charges after being found abusing aerosol spray on Halloween night in Wal-Mart. At approximately 8 p.m. Wednesday, Artesia Police…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Oct. 31 LOUD NOISE 1:55 a.m. – Officer dispatched to the 1800 block of West Currier Street in reference to loud noise.…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Oct. 30 SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY 12:59 a.m. – Officer dispatched to the 1800 block of West Sears Avenue in reference to suspicious activity.…

  • Prisoner who escaped transport van in Cruces apprehended in El Paso

    The New Mexico State Police say a prisoner who escaped early Wednesday from a transport vehicle in Las Cruces was apprehended later that morning in…