School Safety

Former NMSU basketball players speak on hazing and sexual assault allegations

59 Views   A press conference was held by former NMSU basketball players and their attorneys outside of NMSU’s Pan American Center. A civil lawsuit was filed last month that alleged that Shakiru Odunewu and William Benjamin Jr. were sexually assaulted by older players while playing for the school’s basketball program,

UNM libraries evacuated due to anonymous threat

70 Views   On Sunday, April 16, the University of New Mexico library buildings on central campus were evacuated as a result of an anonymous threat which turned out to be a hoax, according to a statement shared on behalf of the University Libraries. A Lobo Alert informed students of police activity

Mother says her child was left outside during a school lockdown

138 Views   Earlier this month, the mother of a nine-year-old said her son was locked outside of an elementary school in Anthony, Texas during a lockdown. On Jan. 5, Anthony Elementary went into a lockdown due to what an Anthony Independent School District spokesman called “a credible armed threat,” in the

Most rural New Mexico school districts have no resource officers

181 Views   Some schools lack confidence in local police department’s response plan CUBA, N.M. — It could take as long as 45 minutes for police to get to some rural schools in New Mexico. Most of them do not have school resource officers and some of them do not have confidence

NMSP investigates fatal stabbing at New Mexico Tech

323 Views   SOCORRO, N.M. – New Mexico State Police are investigating a homicide that happened on the campus of New Mexico Tech.  Campus police say they received a distress call this past Saturday around 11 p.m.

Socorro schools see uptick in fentanyl use

177 Views   SOCORRO, N.M. (KRQE) – There is a deadly problem inside a New Mexico high school. Administrators said they are having a hard time solving it. “If there’s bad behavior, and there’s no consequences for it, the bad behavior’s going to continue,” said Socorro Consolidated Schools Superintendent Ron Hendrix.

Taos student stabbed, suspect in custody

234 Views   TAOS, N.M. (KRQE) – A Taos Middle School cross country runner that was stabbed by a campus intruder is now in stable condition. The eighth grader was running laps at Taos High School Monday afternoon, where he runs on the JV team.