Drugs and Crime

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

46 Views   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

Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Office sees spike in deputy-involved violence

93 Views   Bernalillo County Sheriffs Office saw two shootings in one week. U.S. Senator Ben Ray Luján is co-sponsoring a bill to address violence against law enforcement officers. A spike in deputy-involved violence has become a priority for the Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Office, and now a new bill to address

Surge in New Mexico bank robberies

42 Views   NEW MEXICO (KRQE) –New Mexico authorities continue to deal with a surge in bank robberies. The FBI is investigation two more that happened Wednesday. One happened around 1:30 p.m. Wednesday in Santa Fe, at a Wells Fargo on St. Michaels. Police say the suspect led Santa Fe Police on

Clovis murder suspect turns up in Oklahoma

40 Views   CLOVIS, N.M. (KRQE) – A man wanted for murder in New Mexico has been arrested in Oklahoma. Last Friday, Clovis police were contacted by detectives from Oklahoma about 33-year-old David Valdez, who was suspected of criminal activity in a small Oklahoma town.