• Charges against Artesia man involved in shootings amended to include attempted murder

    Charges against an Artesia man involved in a pair of shooting incidents last week have been amended to include attempted murder.

  • APD investigating shooting in Walmart parking lot

    The Artesia Police Department remains on scene in the parking lot of Walmart this evening as investigations continue into a shooting incident that left one male individual injured.

  • Artesia man arrested on meth trafficking charges

    An Artesia man was arrested on trafficking charges and a female passenger for outstanding warrants during a traffic stop Wednesday by the Pecos Valley Drug Task Force (PVDTF).

  • Artesia man recovering from gunshot wound

    An Artesia man is recovering from a gunshot wound following an incident today in a local RV park.

  • 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.…