Digging into the 159 DWI cases dismissed

158 Views   ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Since breaking the story, our Target 7 team has been going through the cases dismissed by the Bernalillo County D.A. Target 7 combed through every single case dismissed and discovered they are connected to the same five APD DWI Officers.

Law enforcement to up DWI patrol for holidays

195 Views   ROSWELL, N.M. — This holiday season, New Mexico law enforcement officials are asking you to spend your money on gifts, not the bar. During the year, Chaves County, especially, sees a lot of drunk driving arrests.

Local efforts underway aim to deter drunk driving in New Mexico

350 Views   This week, Jonny Coker reports on how local organizations, law enforcement, and legislators are working to curb drunk driving in New Mexico. Also, on this week’s Newsmakers, New Mexico’s State Climatologist Dr. David Dubois talks with KC Counts about growing climate challenges facing southern New Mexico and the

Metro Court’s DWI program gains national recognition

316 Views   ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – The Bernalillo County Metropolitan Court has been nationally recognized for its DWI Recovery Court program. The court recently won the DWI Court Leadership Award at the 2023 National Association of Drug Court Professionals conference.

New statewide ad campaign encourages cannabis safety

326 Views   ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — New Mexico’s recreational marijuana industry is bringing new opportunities and new concerns to residents across the state. On Wednesday, the state’s Cannabis Control Division launched a new ad campaign reminding New Mexicans about the rules and regulations surrounding the drug.

Santa Fe judge to resign amid DWI charges

409 Views   SANTA FE, N.M. — A Santa Fe magistrate judge reportedly agreed to resign from his position as he faces charges for an alleged DWI crash in February. New Mexico’s judicial standards commission approved Judge Dev Atma Khalsa’s resignation. Now, the state Supreme Court has to approve it before the