• Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Oct. 19 SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY 12:37 a.m. – Officer dispatched to the 1000 block of South Roselawn Avenue in reference to suspicious activity.…

  • APD makes several arrests on DWI, narcotics, vehicle theft charges

    It was a busy few days for the Artesia Police Department, as officers made several arrests between Saturday and Tuesday on charges ranging from DWI…

  • NMSP investigating officer-involved shooting in Artesia (updated 10/18)

    The New Mexico State Police are currently investigating an officer-involved shooting that occurred Monday afternoon in Artesia. The incident began at the Sunwest Villa townhome…

  • Fake $100 bills circulating in Artesia

    The Artesia Police Department is warning local business owners about the circulation of counterfeit $100 bills in Artesia. Cmdr. Lindell Smith reports several fake $100…

  • Roswell man charged with using interstate communications to threaten another

    A federal judge in Las Cruces today ordered that Kory Dwayne Adams, 35, of Roswell, remain in custody pending trial on charges of using interstate…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Oct. 9 SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY 1:48 a.m. – Officer dispatched to Wal-Mart in reference to suspicious activity. 2:08 a.m. – Officer dispatched to…

  • Eighth member of SENM trafficking ring pleads guilty

    Robert C. Ponce, 43, of Carlsbad, pleaded guilty last week in federal court in Las Cruces to drug trafficking and firearms offenses. Ponce is the…

  • ECSO conducts successful sex offender validation operation

    The Eddy County Sheriff’s Office, with the assistance of other local agencies, recently completed its Sex Offender Validation Operation in Eddy County. Sheriff Mark Cage…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Oct. 4 SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY 1:20 a.m. – Officer dispatched to South Heath Street and West Hermosa Drive in reference to suspicious activity.…

  • Artesia man arrested again after entering one home, attempting to enter others

    An Artesia man was arrested for the second time in three days Tuesday after entering one local home and attempting to enter two others. At…