CrimeBeat

EPPD identifies passenger killed by police during traffic stop

El Paso Police have identified 33-year-old Andy Martinez of Central El Paso as the man who was killed by an EPPD officer during a routine traffic stop late Friday evening.

Boxer indicted, bond reduction denied for suspect in Christmas Eve fatal crash

Despite the request, the bond remains unchanged for an El Paso boxer accused of driving while intoxicated, running a red light and killing three young El Pasoans on Christmas Eve.

Arrest Warrant issued for suspected driver in fatal I-10 crash

El Paso County Sheriff's Special Traffic Investigators are asking for the community's help locating a man suspected in causing a fatal crash on I-10 east near the Eastlake exit on January 3, 2015.

One dead in officer-involved shooting in Northeast El Paso

El Paso Police are investigating an officer involved shooting that has left one man dead.

Dona Ana County couple without heat, running water charged with child abuse

A Las Cruces couple has been arrested for child abuse after officers discovered their two year old in a home without heat or running water during a domestic disturbance call earlier this week.

Ascarate Park employee charged with 24 counts of forgery

A 32-year-old El Paso woman is behind bars this afternoon, charged with 25 counts of forgery in connection to an ongoing investigation into improper handling of county documents and funds at Ascarate Park.

FBI: Shooter was ex-VA employee, had threatened slain doctor before

The gunman who shot and killed a psychologist at the Fort Bliss VA clinic on Tuesday was an ex-employee who had previously threatened the doctor, according to the FBI.

Facebook argument leads to Las Cruces shooting

A heated Facebook argument may have lead to the shooting of a Las Cruces teen early Wednesday morning according to investigators.

El Paso couple headed to federal prison for prostitution ring

In El Paso, 45-year-old Maria Blake (aka “Jessica”, “Yvonne”) and her 45–year-old husband, Ronald, were sentenced to 30 months and six months in federal prison respectively inducing foreign or interstate travel for

Man shot in 2011 by off-duty EPPD officer dies

The man who was shot by an off-duty El Paso Police Officer in the parking lot of an East El Paso McDonalds has died, according to his family.

Manhunt after 2 New York police officers shot

An armed robbery call nearly turned deadly for two New York police officers, leading to an exchange of gunfire that ended with the officers hospitalized, a manhunt and fresh scrutiny surrounding the United States' most populated city -- spe

Checking in on El Paso's 'panhandling ordinance'

There was a time when John Fleek was one of the faces you'd see standing by a red light, a 'professional panhandler.'

CBP reports $2.7 million meth bust at El Paso Port of Entry

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers and U.S. Border Patrol agents working at the El Paso port of entry seized 85.9 pounds of methamphetamine worth an estimated $2,748,800 Sunday.

Dona Ana County man charged with taking naked toddler into freezing temperatures

A Las Cruces area man was arrested early Saturday after he allegedly hid in the desert with his naked two-year-old daughter in freezing temperatures after an argument with his girlfriend.

Baby found dead in California after abduction; her parents shot

A 3-week-old girl abducted after her mother, father and uncle were shot has been found dead, authorities in California said.