• Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Jan. 23 ALARM 12:37 a.m. – Officer dispatched to 1111 W. Missouri Ave. in reference to an alarm. SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY 12:49 a.m.…

  • APD investigating shots fired incident

    The Artesia Police Department is continuing to investigate an incident of shots fired that occurred early this morning (Wednesday, Jan. 23) in the area of…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Jan. 22 THREATS 12:26 a.m. – Officer dispatched to the Penasco Apartments in reference to threats. ALARM 4:50 a.m. – Officer dispatched…

  • NMSP seize 956 pounds of marijuana in two days on I-40

    On Jan. 15, the New Mexico State Police seized 391 pounds of marijuana out of a car hauler carrying two SUVs at the Gallup port…

  • Carlsbad’s masked bank robber apprehended

    The masked robber who held up a pair of banks and a restaurant in Carlsbad over the course of the last two months has been…

  • Man responsible for AGH lockdowns arrested in Roswell

    The man responsible for two lockdowns Wednesday afternoon at Artesia General Hospital was arrested Wednesday evening in Roswell on unrelated warrants. Artesia Police Department officers…

  • Hope standoff ends peacefully, suspect arrested

    A five-plus-hour standoff between a male suspect and the Eddy County Sheriff’s Office ended peacefully Wednesday and resulted in an arrest. ECSO deputies were dispatched…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Jan. 17 SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY 1:38 a.m. – Officer dispatched to the 900 block of South First Street in reference to suspicious activity.…

  • Man responsible for hospital lockdowns arrested in Roswell

    The man who prompted two lockdowns Wednesday afternoon at Artesia General Hospital was arrested Wednesday evening in Roswell on unrelated warrants.

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Jan. 16 UNWANTED SUBJECT 7:36 a.m. – Officer dispatched to Wal-Mart in reference to an unwanted subject. Jan. 15 ARREST 10:34 p.m.…