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Las Cruces mother and son suspected of using stolen credit cards, checks

A 22-year-old Las Cruces man is behind bars suspected of using stolen credit cards at a local Kohl's Department store, while his mother, who police allege is his accomplice, is still on the run.

$1,000 reward offered in Las Cruces armed robbery case

Las Cruces Crime Stoppers is offering a $1,000 reward for information that helps them identify a man who pulled off a daring armed robbery Sunday morning.

Fourth Las Cruces Municipal employee charged in probe

A fourth employee of the city’s Transportation Department has been charged in an investigation that began from an anonymous tip last August.

Fabens man arrested following narcotics search

The El Paso County Sheriff's Office narcotics unit along with the assistance of the SWAT and Strike team arrested a 32-year-old Fabens man after an ongoing narcotics investigation.

Las Cruces car burglary suspect captured

A 20-year-old Las Cruces man was arrested and charged with two counts of auto burglary, two counts of conspiracy and two counts of larceny Wednesday evening after a resident allegedly caught him breaking into his car along the 2100 block of Ros

LCPD searching for group of teens suspected of stabbing man

Las Cruces Crime Stoppers is offering a $1,000 reward for information in a stabbing that required a 19-year-old man to be airlifted to University Medical Center in El Paso Thursday night.

Man accused of killing infant son arraigned in court

The man who El Paso Police allege killed his 11-month-old son while caring for him in their Northeast El Paso home in February was indicted on ca

Las Cruces couple suspected of leaving 2-year-old in car

A Las Cruces couple found themselves behind bars after they allegedly left their 2-year-old daughter alone in a car while they went inside a local restaurant to celebrate a birthday.

El Paso man arrested for practicing dentistry without a license

An area dentist found himself behind bars this morning after the El Paso Police Department alleges that he was practicing dentistry without a license for almost three years.

Jury deliberations resume in Tinoco trial

UPDATE: The jury was sequestered Wednesday evening after a little under four hours of deliberations.

LCPD: Man charged with sexually assaulting relative

Las Cruces Police arrested a man suspected of forcing an adult relative to submit to sexual intercourse. Oscar Chavira, 45, is charged with one count each of criminal sexual penetration and battery against a household member.

Las Cruces woman charged with threatening to run over girlfriend

A woman suspected of threatening to run over her girlfriend was arrested Sunday by Las Cruces Police. Vanessa Flores, 44, of the 1300 block of Magoffin Place, is charged with one count of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

Las Cruces woman charged with stabbing, restraining boyfriend

A 44-year-old Las Cruces woman was arrested Sunday morning after she allegedly beat and held her boyfriend against his will in their apartment.

Police identify people involved in apparent murder-suicide in Las Cruces

Las Cruces Police have identified the two people involved in the apparent murder-suicide Monday afternoon in an apartment complex on Sexton St.

El Paso County Sheriff’s Office to ask citizens to rate their encounters

Citizens who have encounters with El Paso County Sheriff’s Deputies will soon be able to rate how they felt their interaction went as part of a University Of Illinois Chicago study.