• Bomb threat at AGH deemed not credible

    A bomb threat received late this morning at Artesia General Hospital has been deemed not credible. Artesia Police Department officers were dispatched to AGH, 702…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Dec. 12 SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY 2:33 a.m. – Officer dispatched to 20th and Main streets in reference to suspicious activity. Dec. 11 ARRESTS…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Dec. 10 ARRESTS 9:04 a.m. – Jesus Hernandez, 37, of Artesia, arrested on a magistrate warrant for failure to appear. 8:32 p.m.…

  • FBI increases reward for capture of Carlsbad bank robber

    The FBI has announced it is increasing its reward offered for information leading to the apprehension of a Carlsbad bank robber. The robbery occurred Nov.…

  • Suspicious subject call near post office results in arrest

    Several Artesians reported spotting a heavy police presence late Saturday evening in the area of the Artesia Post Office, and the Artesia Police Department reports…

  • Two area juveniles walk away from Abq. detention center

    Around 10:30 a.m. Saturday, the New Mexico State Police were called to the Albuquerque Boys’ Reintegration Center in reference to two juveniles who had walked…

  • Artesia woman bound over on escape charges

    An Artesia woman has been bound over to district court on charges of attempting to escape from jail during work release. At around 9:30 a.m.…

  • Two arrested for 2012 Roswell murder

    Two Roswell men were arrested Wednesday afternoon and charged in connection with the 2012 murder of a Texas man. At the time, the victim’s family…

  • Police investigating shots fired incident

    The Artesia Police Department is investigating an incident of shots fired that occurred early Friday morning on Clayton Avenue. The APD received numerous reports of…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Nov. 29 ARREST 12:45 a.m. – Tyler Duncan, 28, of Roswell, arrested on a magistrate warrant for possession of drug paraphernalia. Nov.…