Law Enforcement

In aftermath of shootings, Lobo Village residents fear for their safety

43 Views  Â On June 11 and 19, shootings occurred at 11:15 p.m. and 12:15 a.m., respectively,  on the premises of Lobo Village, a University of New Mexico student housing apartment complex located on South Campus. The shootings and response have brought up safety concerns among residents. No one was injured

Sen. Heinrich speaks on bipartisan gun safety bill

49 Views  Â ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — A bipartisan group of U.S. senators announced a new framework for a bill to limit the number of lives lost to guns in this country. The details are getting worked out, but 10 Republicans have signed on – enough to survive a filibuster and stand a

Chief pitches satellite police academy in Roswell

67 Views  Â ROSWELL N.M- Becoming a certified law enforcement officer in New Mexico or anywhere else for that matter is not easy. Adam Rhodes, a sergeant with the Roswell Police Department, attended the police academy in Santa Fe and remembers just how intense it could be.

Suspected Serial Arsonist Arrested

100 Views  Â LAS CRUCES, NM – Las Cruces fire investigators have arrested the man believed to be responsible for setting several fires during an eight-hour period that damaged a city playground and destroyed a pickup parked at a local business.

Mountainair police officer resigns after controversial video comes out

159 Views  Â MOUNTAINAIR, N.M. (KRQE) – An officer whose actions were questioned after a recent domestic violence call has resigned. Video of the incident in Mountainair had many calling for him to be removed. Brent Woodard resigned from the Mountainair Police Department as video of one of his latest calls

Family’s regalia stolen after Gathering of Nations

59 Views  Â Police now search for three sets of regalia ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — More than 2,000 tribes and groups from across the country were in Albuquerque over the weekend for the 2022 Gathering of Nations. Many families brought their regalia with them for the biggest powwow in North America.

New Mexico Gas Company performing sewer-line safety checks in Roswell

106 Views  Â ROSWELL, N.M. (KRQE) – New Mexico Gas Company will be performing sewer-line safety checks in Roswell beginning April 11. The company is starting a 3-year project in Roswell and surrounding communities where all customers’ residential and business sewer lines will receive a precautionary inspection.