• ECSO warns county residents of suspicious photographers

    The Eddy County Sheriff’s Office is warning county residents about recent occurrences of suspicious activity. ECSO Chief Deputy Mark Cage reports the ECSO has learned…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT May 18 ARREST 12:11 a.m. – Cristian J. Marban Tafoya, 22, of Deming, arrested on a magistrate warrant for failure to appear.…

  • Artesians warned of scam concerning APS

    The public is being warned about a scam concerning fundraising for the Artesia Public Schools. The scammers, claiming to be representatives of a non-existent company…

  • Roswell police seeking two persons of interest in homicides

    The Roswell Police Department is looking to track down two persons of interest for questioning in two separate homicide cases. The first – George Henry…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT May 16 ARRESTS 10:45 a.m. – Dustin T. McNeely, 36, of Artesia, arrested on a magistrate warrant for failure to appear. 10:03…

  • Eight San Juan County residents facing federal charges for meth trafficking

    Eight San Juan County residents are facing federal narcotics trafficking charges as the result of a multi-agency investigation led by Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) and…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT May 13 ARREST 12:54 a.m. – 13 year old juvenile arrested and charged with two counts of battery. SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY 12:28 a.m.…

  • Valenzuela arraigned on murder charge

    Gregory Valenzuela was arraigned by Carlsbad Magistrate Judge Henry Castenada on Wednesday morning in Carlsbad on charges of first-degree murder and two counts of tampering…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT May 12 ALARM 12:58 a.m. – Officer dispatched to McAlister’s Deli in reference to a burglary alarm. 5:47 a.m. – Officer dispatched…

  • Carlsbad woman sentenced for meth trafficking

    Suzanne Marie Villa, 37, of Carlsbad, was sentenced Tuesday in federal court in Las Cruces to 24 months in prison for methamphetamine trafficking. Villa will…