• AG warning about ‘Bahamas Grandkids Scam’

    Attorney General Hector Balderas has issued a second Scam Alert this week, this time warning senior citizens to protect themselves against the “Bahamas Grandkids Scam”…

  • Carlsbad fugitives arrested after brief standoff

    A pair of fugitives were taken into custody Wednesday in Carlsbad following a brief standoff. The Pecos Valley Drug Task Force (PVDTF) located Daniel Mauzey,…

  • Federal, state authorities warn New Mexicans about tax scams

    U.S. Attorney Damon P. Martinez and Ismael Nevarez Jr., special agent in charge of IRS Criminal Investigation in New Mexico and Arizona, held a press…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Feb. 24 SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY 3:25 a.m. – Officer dispatched to South Second Street and West Washington Avenue in reference to suspicious activity.…

  • Artesia man arrested in connection with August shooting

    An Artesia man was arrested Thursday in connection with a shooting that took place in August. Artesia Police Department officers were dispatched Aug. 17, 2016,…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Feb. 23 SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY 12:12 a.m. – Officer dispatched to First and Main streets in reference to suspicious activity. 1:40 a.m. –…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Feb. 22 SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY 1:36 a.m. – Officer dispatched to the 2200 block of West Main Street in reference to suspicious activity.…

  • Individuals arrested on drug charges during investigation into plot against officers named

    The Pecos Valley Drug Task Force (PVDTF) has released the names of the 15 individuals arrested on drug charges Feb. 1-2 during an investigation into…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Feb. 21 BURGLARY 3:08 a.m. – Officer dispatched to 909 S. Third St. in reference to burglary. ALARM 3:35 a.m. – Officer…

  • CCSO makes trio of arrests in 2013 murder

    The Chaves County Sheriff’s Office (CCSO) announced Thursday it has made three arrests in the 2013 murder of a Roswell man. Adrian Ray Juarez, 20,…