• Artesians encouraged to safeguard property in wake of recent burglaries

    The Artesia Police Department is encouraging citizens to take measures to protect their property in the wake of a rash of auto burglary, breaking and…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Aug. 25 OPEN DOOR 4:12 a.m. – Officer dispatched to 2411 Cerro Rd. in reference to an open door. Aug. 24 ARRESTS…

  • Shooting in Roswell leaves three dead, one injured

    ROSWELL — The Roswell Police Department is investigating a triple homicide that occurred Saturday morning in the 300 block of East Reed Street in southern…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Aug. 21 ARRESTS 3:05 a.m. – Marcelino M. Medina, 21, of Artesia, arrested and charged with resisting, evading or obstructing an officer.…

  • Arrest made in connection with 2012 murder

    Artesia man faces multiple charges in shooting death of security guard

  • Local man pleads guilty to federal trafficking, firearms charges

    ALBUQUERQUE — Joe Anthony Reza, 33, of Artesia, pleaded guilty Wednesday in federal court in Las Cruces to violating federal firearms and drug trafficking laws.…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Aug. 20 DOMESTIC 1:13 a.m. – Officer dispatched to the 500 block of West Quay Avenue in reference to a domestic dispute.…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Aug. 19 DOMESTIC 12:04 a.m. – Officer dispatched to South 13th Street and West Hermosa Drive in reference to a domestic dispute.…

  • Two Roswell men arrested in December homicide

    ROSWELL — Two men have been arrested for the murder of a Roswell man last December in east Roswell. The arrests were made late Tuesday…

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    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Aug. 18 ARRESTS 12:24 a.m. – Juan O. Villela, 20, of Artesia, arrested and charged with failure to appear. 7 a.m. –…