Law Enforcement

How could the gun order impact governor’s support

33 Views   ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Last Friday, Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham announced a public health order to try and curb gun violence. After the announcement, there was some back and forth between the governor and members of her own party.

Jury convicts driver in boy’s death outside River of Lights

59 Views   ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Closing arguments were held Wednesday in the trial of a local man accused of driving drunk and killing a little boy outside the River of Lights. The state and the defense said Sergio Almanza was driving recklessly and caused the crash that killed 7-year-old Pronoy

‘Paws in the Pen’: Program pairs shelter puppies with inmates

51 Views   ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The “Paws in the Pen” program at the state penitentiary in Santa Fe brings in pups to be teamed up with inmates. For eight weeks, 14 inmates will train seven rescue dogs from the Española Humane Society – but the dogs aren’t the only ones

Human remains found at New Mexico Highlands University

52 Views   “If we had known [the remains were there,] we would have had an archeological team in place when we began construction.” LAS VEGAS — Construction crews at New Mexico Highlands University alerted the school of the discovery of human remains near one of their buildings. It happened when

Police issue traffic guidance for Biden’s visit to Albuquerque

56 Views   ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The Albuquerque Police Department is warning the public about likely traffic delays during President Joe Biden’s visit to the city on Tuesday and Wednesday. According to APD, drivers are advised to avoid I-25 south of I-40 and I-40 west of the Big-I on Tuesday afternoon,

UNMH takes over inmate healthcare at MDC

62 Views   ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – After a number of inmate deaths, officials announced UNM hospital would take over health services at the Metropolitan Detention Center. They started the transition last Wednesday, and they’re already changing systems and figuring out what their biggest needs are going to be moving forward.

UPDATE: Police found missing boy

59 Views   Isaac Rubio, the 11-year-old Las Cruces boy who was reported missing on July 27, has been located and is said to be in good condition. The Las Cruces Police Department thanks those who helped disseminate information on this missing person case.