• Shannon Miles is escorted out of a courtroom after a hearing, Monday, Aug. 31, 2015, in Houston. Miles has been charged with capital murder in the death of Harris County Sheriff's Deputy Darren Goforth. He is being held without bond. (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan)

    A look at the slaying of suburban Houston sheriff’s deputy

    HOUSTON (AP) — Shannon J. Miles is charged with fatally shooting a suburban Houston sheriff’s deputy in an attack the sheriff said was possibly fueled by rising tensions linked to the Black Lives Matter movement. A guide to key aspects of the case:

  • NM auditor questions spending under former border sheriff

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A lack of internal controls and oversight in the Dona Ana County Sheriff’s Office allowed several officers to alter their hours and claim more than $130,000 in overtime pay from federal funds that were intended for fighting crime along the U.S.-Mexico border, according to a state audit.

  • Albuquerque police detective shot by fellow officer suing

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — An Albuquerque police officer is suing the lieutenant who shot him in a botched undercover drug bust.

  • This undated photo provided by the Harris County Sheriff's Office on Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015 shows Shannon J. Miles. Prosecutors in Texas are charging the 30-year-old man with capital murder in the killing of Darren Goforth, a sheriff's deputy who was gunned down from behind while filling up his patrol car at a suburban Houston gas station. (Harris County Sheriff's Office via AP)

    Sheriff’s deputy fatally shot in Houston while pumping gas

    HOUSTON (AP) — Texas prosecutors on Saturday charged a 30-year-old man with capital murder in the killing of a uniformed sheriff’s deputy who was gunned down from behind while filling his patrol car with gas in what officials described as a “senseless and cowardly act.”

  • ECSO seeking information on Loving homicide

    The Eddy County Sheriff’s Office has determined the cause of death of a Loving man found deceased Aug. 14 in a RV on his property…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Aug. 27 SUSPICIOUS SUBJECT 12:15 a.m. – Officer dispatched to North Roselawn and West Chisum avenues in reference to a suspicious subject.…

  • Public Record

    ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT Aug. 26 SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY 12:20 a.m. – Officer dispatched to the 500 block North 10th Street in reference to suspicious activity. UNWANTED…

  • Council appoints Kiper to serve out Municipal Court judgeship

    ARTESIA — The Artesia City Council has approved the appointment of former Municipal Court Judge Kaye Kiper to serve out the term of the late…

  • 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…

  • Jamey Powers - Daily Press

    Car, motorcycle collision sends two to hospital

    An accident that occurred around 10:30 p.m. Saturday at the intersection of 13th Street and JJ Clarke Drive between a vehicle and a motorcycle resulted…