11, Aug 2014 - Mimbres Valley woman still missing
SILVER CITY >> The New Mexico State Police have suspended their search for the missing Mimbres woman, Maria Raquel Grijalva, Monday afternoon, according to NM State Police Lt. Robert McDonald. McDonald said the Grant County Sheriff's Department is now the lead investigating agency in the case.
31, Jul 2014 - Salvador Martinez released on bond tied to the felony charge of extreme cruelty to animals, sheriff
A New Mexico man is accused of killing his ex's dog, cutting it up and marinating it in Italian dressing.
18, Jun 2014 - Dash cam video released of Farmington car chase
The truck avoided three spike strips during a wild chase that headed out of the Farmington city limits and back into town with New Mexico State Police, San Juan County Sheriff Deputies, Farmington Police and the US Marshal's Service in pursuit. Read more at KOB.com
18, Jun 2014 - Scripophily.com Finds Stock Certificate Hand Signed by Legendary Sheriff, Pat Garrett, the Man Who
Patrick Floyd "Pat" Garrett was an American Old West lawman, bartender, and customs agent who became famous for killing the Notorious Outlaw, Billy the Kid. He was also the sheriff of Lincoln County, New Mexico as well as DoĂ±a Ana County, New Mexico. (PRWeb June 16, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/06/prweb11945475.htm
10, Jun 2014 - From the editorâ€™s desk: At least one woman sheriff in New Mexico history
Jack Levick, executive director of the New Mexico Sheriffsâ€™ Association, says his research has found no woman has ever been elected sheriff in the state.
05, Jun 2014 - Jail raid: Unclear what all was found
Deputies put a northern New Mexico jail on lockdown after getting tips that guards were trafficking drugs. Sheriffâ€™s deputies said after raiding the Tierra Amarilla Detention Center in Rio Arriba County, the investigation is ongoing and some may still get arrested. Drugs were found Tuesday, but further detail has not been released by the Sheriffâ€™s Office. Hidden contraband was found Wednesday ...
28, May 2014 - Tip leads to drug raid at Rio Arriba County jail
The Rio Arriba County Detention Center was on lockdown Tuesday, according to the Rio Arriba County Sheriff's Office.Â Cells and offices were searched by Rio Arriba County sheriff's deputies and New Mexico Department of Corrections K-9 officers. The raid and search warrant were executed by the sheriff's office. VIDEO: Drug raid shuts down jail south of Chama Sheriff Tom Rodella said he'd received ...
20, May 2014 - Lincoln County commissioner excluded from Greentree closed session
A New Mexico State Police officer was called to the administrative center for Greentree Solid Waste Authority last week after Lincoln County Commissioner Mark Doth was declared as trespassing during an executive session of the board, but he refused to leave.
19, May 2014 - Sinaloa drug cartel bodyguard pleads guilty to murder
A report by a New Mexico sheriff's deputy into a 2006 slaying that mysteriously showed up led to last-minute negotiations and a guilty plea in the case of an alleged Sinaloa drug cartel bodyguard.
16, May 2014 - New Mexico widow pleads for gravestone's return
A Chimayo widow is pleading for the return of her husband's gravestone after it was stolen from her porch.
13, May 2014 - Judge: New Mexico sheriff's office can stay mum on MMA fighter's fatal home invasion case
A state district judge has ruled the Dona Ana County Sheriff's Office does not have to release more details in connection with a professional mixed martial artist who deputies say killed a man suspected of breaking into his home.
04, May 2014 - State police, Motor Transportation Police, Sheriff's Office conduct traffic enforcement operati
On Friday from 6 a.m. to 8 a.m. New Mexico State Police officers concentrated on an identified problem traffic area on Highway 70 at the Airport Road Intersection, according to a press release.
02, May 2014 - NM State Police: Deputy skids onto dirt shoulder, strikes and kills pedestrian
By: Jesse Martinez DONA ANA COUNTY, N.M. -- New Mexico State Police released more information about a deadly pedestrian accident involving a Dona Ana County Sheriff's deputy on April 1. State police said the deputy, who was identified as Eden Terrazas, was responding to a report of a sighting of an AMBER Alert victim in the area of Interstate 25 near Mesquite, N. ...
21, Apr 2014 - Crash kills La Luz woman, injures Alamogordo man Thursday night.
A three-vehicle crash killed a La Luz woman Thursday evening. According to a press release issued by the New Mexico State Police, Lucy Lucero, 58, died when a 2002 Chevrolet pickup truck struck her 2001 Pontiac minivan on Alamo Street in La Luz at about 7:20 p.
20, Apr 2013 - Man, 85, leads police chase, cops say
SILVER CITY, N.M. -- Authorities say an 85-year-old New Mexico man led Grant County sheriff's deputies on a high-speed chase and was caught only after lighting a cigarette and losing control of his car. The Silver City Sun-News reports that Silver City resident Frank Jimenez was arrested early Wednesday following reports that he was driving erratically in the Grant County Detention Center ...