• Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT March 27 SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY 12:36 a.m. – Officer dispatched to the 1600 block of West Mann Avenue in reference to suspicious activity.…

  • Artesia man sentenced in Artesia-to-Louisiana drug trafficking case

    An Artesia man has been sentenced to 40 years of hard labor following an investigation into interstate narcotics trafficking. The Pecos Valley Drug Task Force…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT March 23 SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY 1:11 a.m. – Officer dispatched to South 24th Street and West Ray Avenue in reference to suspicious activity.…

  • Five arrested after attempted kidnapping over $5 drug debt

    Five suspects from Artesia and Carlsbad were arrested last week after attempting to kidnap two people over a $5 drug debt. Around 3 p.m. March…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT March 22 ARREST 12:06 a.m. – Jesus Torres, 28, of Artesia, arrested on two municipal warrants for failure to pay fines. SUSPICIOUS…

  • Crime Stoppers investigating burglaries at local business

    Crime Stoppers of Eddy County is requesting the public’s assistance in solving a series of commercial burglaries in Artesia. On Feb. 26, unknown persons forced…

  • CCSO identifies Hagerman murder victim

    The Chaves County Sheriff’s Office (CCSO) has identified the victim of a murder that occurred Sunday afternoon near Hagerman. CCSO deputies, along with Hagerman and…

  • Investigation continuing into Roswell homicide

    The Roswell Police Department is continuing to investigate a fatal shooting that occurred Saturday night in the northeast part of the city. Investigators are aware…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT March 21 SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY 1:36 a.m. – Officer dispatched to North 13th Street and West Bush Avenue in reference to suspicious activity.…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT March 20 ALARM 3:42 a.m. – Officer dispatched to 906 N. Fourth St. in reference to an alarm. 3:47 a.m. – Officer…