Las Cruces police will brief news media Thursday afternoon on the 30-year anniversary of the mass shooting that claimed four lives and injured three at the local bowling alley. Det. Amador Martinez will deliver a brief statement on the Feb. 10, 1990, incident at Las Cruces Bowl and will be
Santa Fe, N.M. – Today the House Health and Human Services Committee passed House Bill 195, the Tobacco Products Act, sponsored by Representative Elizabeth “Liz” Thomson (D-Albuquerque), Representative Joanne Ferrary (D-Las Cruces), Representative Jim Trujillo (D-Santa Fe) and Senator Linda Lopez (D- Albuquerque). House Bill 195 revises current provisions regulating the tobacco industry and
A former Catholic priest, accused of raping a six-year-old boy, was found not guilty, according to a spokesperson with the attorney general’s office. The Albquerque Journal is reporting Prosecutors claimed 81 year old Marvin Archuleta, raped the boy in 1986 inside Holy Cross Catholic Church in Santa Cruz. The former
A Las Cruces police officer allegedly engaged in a sexual” relationship with a student participating in an internship at the police department. The alleged affair occurred last year, the 18-year-old Mayfield High School student was enrolled in a program formerly known as the EXCEL program, it was rebranded in 2018.
County Sheriff’s detectives are investigating a south county murder that happened in Anthony Monday night. The suspect in custody is reportedly the victim’s son. The initial call was made to Anthony Police just before 7 p.m. Detectives responded to assist, and later took over the investigation. The victim, a female
The Senate Education Committee voted 7-0 to endorse a bill that would appropriate $500,000 to both UNM and New Mexico State University for behavioral health services. The measure, Senate Bill 56 is sponsored by Sen. Mark Moores, of Albuquerque, a former UNM offensive lineman who said that state’s athletes are