• RPD stolen vehicle chase ends in wreck near Artesia; suspect charged

    A man who stole a Roswell Police Department (RPD) cruiser Thursday afternoon left a path of destruction in his wake before colliding head-on with a vehicle just outside Artesia.

  • Artesia man killed in early-morning shooting incident (UPDATE: suspect arrested)

    An Artesia man was killed early this morning in a shooting incident in the county.

  • Man wounded in shooting incident on Cleveland Avenue

    The Artesia Police Department is continuing to investigate a shooting incident Thursday evening that left one man wounded.

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT March 25 SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY 12:12 a.m. – Officer dispatched to the 1000 block of West Missouri Avenue in reference to suspicious activity.…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT March 24 ARMED SUBJECT 12:02 a.m. – Officer dispatched to the 800 block of West Alvarado Avenue in reference to an armed…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT March 20 SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY 2:22 a.m. – Officer dispatched to the 900 block of West Lolita Avenue in reference to suspicious activity.…

  • Artesia woman arrested on child abuse charges after boy tests positive for meth

    An Artesia woman was arrested Tuesday on child abuse charges after her son tested positive for methamphetamine.

  • APD updates on recent shootings; Quay Avenue incident now a homicide investigation

    The Artesia Police Department has provided updates regarding two shooting incidents that occurred last week in Artesia.

  • APD investigating shots fired incidents, two resulting in injuries

    The Artesia Police Department is continuing to investigate recent shooting incidents, including one over the weekend that a local man is not expected to survive and another Tuesday that left another man injured but in stable condition.

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Jan. 14 SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY 12:22 a.m. – Officer dispatched to the 2900 block of West Missouri Avenue in reference to suspicious activity.…