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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Dec. 11 BREAKING AND ENTERING 1:11 a.m. – Officer dispatched to 700 N. 10th St., Apt. E37, in reference to breaking and…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Dec. 10 ACCIDENT 6:18 a.m. – Officer dispatched to West Mill Road and Roswell Highway in reference to an accident with no…

  • Dairy employee, of Artesia, sentenced in animal cruelty case; two other local men charged

    A former employee at a New Mexico dairy has been sentenced to 364 days behind bars after pleading no contest to animal cruelty. Prosecutors say…

  • Artesia man sentenced on federal meth trafficking charges

    Sammie Joe Peralta, 39, of Artesia, was sentenced Tuesday afternoon in federal court in Las Cruces to 84 months in prison for a methamphetamine trafficking…

  • APD targeting DUI in December

    The Artesia Police Department is reminding the public that it will continue during the month of December to target driving under the influence of liquor…

  • Carlsbad man sentenced for violating federal trafficking, firearms laws

    Jacob J. Loredo, 29, of Carlsbad, was sentenced Monday afternoon in federal court in Las Cruces to 87 months in prison followed by four years…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Dec. 8 ARREST 3:23 a.m. – Casandra J. Martinez, 22, of Artesia, arrested and charged with criminal damage to property. FAMILY DISTURBANCE…

  • Local law officers receive DWI enforcement recognition

    Officers were presented with plaques from the highest-ranking officer in their departments Saturday at the Eddy County DWI Program’s DWI Law Enforcement Officer Tribute and…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Dec. 4 SUSPICIOUS SUBJECT 2:22 a.m. – Officer dispatched to South Yates Street and West Clayton Avenue in reference to a suspicious…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Dec. 3 ALARM 5:17 a.m. – Officer dispatched to 816 S. First St. in reference to a burglary alarm. 7:56 a.m. –…