Man Charged with Using Internet in Attempt to Entice Minor A Las Cruces man suspected of trying to entice someone he thought was a 13-year-old girl has been charged with three federal crimes. Robert Jasso, 23, appeared in federal court Aug. 25 for a detention hearing on charges of attemptedRead More →

THE SQUARE PEG PODCAST: Mold Breakers, Trailblazers and Takers of Roads Less Traveled.  Not everyone fits neatly into the molds set by society, yet these people make their ways and we’re here to listen to their stories. Host: ANDREW LAWRENCE- he’s been a Public Safety professional in the real worldRead More →

Fairacres Elementary Closes After Additional Positive Case Reports  Fairacres Elementary School in the Las Cruces Public School District was closed to all staff on Friday after two additional employees received positive test results for COVID-19. One employee at Fairacres tested positive on Aug. 21.  Following district protocol and guidance from the CDC, the New Mexico Department of Health, and the Public Education Department, allRead More →