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KFOX 14 El Paso
Home care worker accused of forging client’s check sought by policeLAS CRUCES, N.M. – A former home care worker accused of altering a check from o
Home care worker accused of forging client’s check sought by police
KFOX 14 El Paso / Posted 7 hours ago
LAS CRUCES, N.M. – A former home care worker accused of altering a check from one of her clients is wanted by police. Police said Christina M. Mendez, 29, is accused of taking an $11 check from her 85-year-old client and altering it to read... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Man arrested after allegedly stealing ATVsDoña Ana County Sheriff's detectives have arrested a Las Cruces man who they al
Man arrested after allegedly stealing ATVs
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted yesterday
Doña Ana County Sheriff's detectives have arrested a Las Cruces man who they allege is responsible for a string of burglaries that were reported in the past several weeks to the sheriff's office, the Mesilla Marshal's office, and the Las Cruces... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Former school janitor pleads guilty on child porn chargeDavid Anaya Garcia, 32, of Las Cruces, pleaded guilty today in federal court to
Former school janitor pleads guilty on child porn charge
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 4 days ago
David Anaya Garcia, 32, of Las Cruces, pleaded guilty today in federal court to a federal child pornography charge. At the time he committed the crime, Garcia was employed as a janitor at Mesilla Park Elementary. A spokeswoman with the Las Cruces... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
State police: 26 Las Cruces residents charged in drug probeLAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) - Authorities say 26 Las Cruces residents face drug and o
State police: 26 Las Cruces residents charged in drug probe
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 10 days ago
LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) - Authorities say 26 Las Cruces residents face drug and other charges as a result of a multi-agency investigation into narcotics trafficking in Dona Ana County. New Mexico State Police said Tuesday that the three-month... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
State police: 26 Las Cruces residents charged in drug probeLAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) - Authorities say 26 Las Cruces residents face drug and o
State police: 26 Las Cruces residents charged in drug probe
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 10 days ago
LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) - Authorities say 26 Las Cruces residents face drug and other charges as a result of a multi-agency investigation into narcotics trafficking in Dona Ana County. New Mexico State Police said Tuesday that the three-month... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
State police: 26 Las Cruces residents charged in drug probeLAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) - Authorities say 26 Las Cruces residents face drug and o
State police: 26 Las Cruces residents charged in drug probe
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 10 days ago
LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) - Authorities say 26 Las Cruces residents face drug and other charges as a result of a multi-agency investigation into narcotics trafficking in Dona Ana County. New Mexico State Police said Tuesday that the three-month... Read more
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KFOX 14 El Paso
Convicted felon suspected of drive-by shooting arrestedDona Ana County sheriffs arrested a convicted felon from El Paso after he alleg
Convicted felon suspected of drive-by shooting arrested
KFOX 14 El Paso / Posted 11 days ago
Dona Ana County sheriffs arrested a convicted felon from El Paso after he allegedly shot at a house then led them on a on a high-speed pursuit, Monday. Robert Soto, 24, is now behind bars after leading two law enforcement agencies on a high-speed... Read more
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KFOX 14 El Paso
Vehicle crashes into residence in Las CrucesLAS CRUCES, N.M. – A vehicle crashed into a home on La Fonda Drive on Monday ev
Vehicle crashes into residence in Las Cruces
KFOX 14 El Paso / Posted 18 days ago
LAS CRUCES, N.M. – A vehicle crashed into a home on La Fonda Drive on Monday evening. Spokesperson for the Las Cruces Police Department Dan Trujillo said no one was inside the residence at the time of the crash. Emergency crews had to use the Jaws... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Student detained after threat made to Las Cruces schoolAn 18-year-old student was detained after a threat was made Friday morning on s
Student detained after threat made to Las Cruces school
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 21 days ago
An 18-year-old student was detained after a threat was made Friday morning on social media against students at Centennial High School. Las Cruces Public School officials told the ABC-7 New Mexico Mobile Newsroom that the threat was made on Snapchat,... Read more
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KFOX 14 El Paso
Centennial High School on lockdown as Las Cruces police investigate threatLAS CRUCES, N.M. - Las Cruces police said they’re investigating allegations of
Centennial High School on lockdown as Las Cruces police investigate threat
KFOX 14 El Paso / Posted 21 days ago
LAS CRUCES, N.M. - Las Cruces police said they’re investigating allegations of a threat directed toward Centennial High School Friday. The school campus remains in lockdown, at least for the time being, as a precautionary measure. Police said they... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Court docs: Misogyny was rampant at Las Cruces PD before intern rapedAfter a former Las Cruces police officer raped an intern inside a patrol car an
Court docs: Misogyny was rampant at Las Cruces PD before intern raped
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 1 months ago
After a former Las Cruces police officer raped an intern inside a patrol car and pleaded guilty to the crime, many wondered how such a thing could happen. 4 Investigates has found many red flags that should have been raised before such ideals ever... Read more

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