• Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT June 8 INDUSTRIAL FIRE 5:01 a.m. – Officer dispatched to 402 N. First St. in reference to an industrial fire. June 7…

  • Hobbs man sentenced for trafficking in case that involved Artesian

    Rolando Cantu, 40, of Hobbs, was sentenced Monday morning in federal court in Las Cruces to 151 months in federal prison followed by five years…

  • Man pleads not guilty to killing Navajo girl

    The man accused of kidnapping and killing an 11-year-old Navajo girl pleaded not guilty to murder, sexual abuse and other charges today in a case…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT June 7 ARRESTS 1:41 a.m. – Gentry W. Fuller, 19, of Carlsbad, arrested on a magistrate warrant for failure to appear. 5:30…

  • Felony charges dropped in case against deputy

    The special prosecutor representing the State of New Mexico in a preliminary hearing for Eddy County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Trey Thompson, charged with two felonies…

  • Drug & Crime Coalition to hold community forum

    The Artesia Drug & Crime Coalition will host its fourth community forum from 6-7 p.m. Thursday, June 9, at The Jahva House. The ADCC states…

  • APD to be on the lookout for drunk drivers

    The summer months are in full swing, and the Artesia Police Department is making citizens aware that their efforts to combat drunk driving are, as…

  • 31 charged in Pecos Valley Drug Task Force bust

    Felony charges were filed late last week against 31 individuals, including 20 residents of Eddy County, as the Pecos Valley Drug Task Force (PVDTF) wrapped…

  • Amber Alert cancelled but suspect still on run

    An Amber Alert issued this morning by the Navajo Nation Police Department in Chinle, Ariz., for two children abducted from Wheatfield, Ariz., has been cancelled…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT June 3 SHOTS FIRED 12:58 a.m. – Officer dispatched to Circle K in reference to shots fired. SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY 1:28 a.m. –…