Public Safety

Justice Department publishes rule to close ‘gun show loophole’

46 Views   (The Hill) – The Justice Department announced Thursday it has submitted a final rule to the federal register that would close the so-called “gun show loophole,” a significant step in the Biden administration’s efforts to curb gun violence and better regulate gun sales.

State police investigate fatal police shooting in Roswell

52 Views   ROSWELL, N.M. — New Mexico State Police are investigating a fatal police shooting. It happened on Thursday, April 4 and involved the Roswell Police Department. The suspect is dead after the gunfire was exchanged between him and police.

Securing the southern border continues to be a challenge

55 Views   EL PASO, Texas — Unrest at the southern border as the immigration crisis continues to plague those who live in the area. KOAT arrived to the border wall in Sunland Park New Mexico known as the Anarpa Gap. While there they captured video of migrants climbing over the wall then

LCPD Police Chief shares thoughts on public safety

59 Views   This week, Jonny Coker talks with City of Las Cruces Police Chief Jeremy Story about public safety in the city. Also, we get a preview of the Las Cruces International Film Festival taking place April 3rd through April 7th. Anthony Moreno talks with Ross Marks, Executive Director of

Governor mulls special session over public safety

93 Views   Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham could call a special legislative session. While a decision has not been made about the special session, the governor has been meeting with Democratic and Republican legislative leaders to evaluate a possible agenda.