• 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. –…

  • Charges combined against one suspect in meth trafficking, child abuse case

    One of the suspects accused in a recent Pecos Valley Drug Task Force bust that resulted in multiple drug-related charges – including child abuse –…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Dec. 2 ALARM 12:43 a.m. – Officer dispatched to 806 W. Bullock Ave. in reference to a burglary alarm. SHOTS FIRED 4:09…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Dec. 1 SUSPICIOUS SUBJECT 3:32 a.m. – Officer dispatched to North Fifth Street and West Gage Avenue in reference to a suspicious…

  • Attorney general warns of ‘Making Home Affordable’ scam

    Attorney General Hector Balderas has issued a scam alert warning New Mexicans of attempted fraud relating to Ocwen home mortgages. The scam preys upon those…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Nov. 27 LOUD PARTY 12:02 a.m. – Officer dispatched to South 17th Street and West Booker Avenue in reference to a loud…

  • Two men arrested in connection with burglary

    Two Artesia men were taken into custody Sunday in connection with a recent burglary in the 1000 block of Missouri Avenue. Daryl S. Carson, 26,…

  • ECSO locates more stolen archery equipment

    The Eddy County Sheriff’s Office has located more property belonging to the Eddy County Shooting Range Association (ECSRA) during a recent search of an Artesia…