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Arrest affidavit reveals extent of improper relationship between Irvin teacher, student

According to documents obtained Wednesday afternoon, the relationship between former Irvin HS theater teacher Ceclia Schlesinger and a student began after he enrolled in her class in January 2014.

Alleged DWI driver charged in serious Loop 375 collision

El Paso Police have identified and charged the man they allege drove drunk and crashed into a group of motorists attempting to change a tire on Loop 375 North near Vista Del Sol early Monday morning.

Three arrested in connection with Doña Ana County burglaries

Dona Ana County Sheriff's investigators have made three arrests in connection with a pair of burglaries in the North Valley.

Georgia woman driving with 7 kids in SUV flashes officer, arrested for DUI

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Glendale child, 3, found dehydrated under truck

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Pedestrian hit by teen in Northeast El Paso dies

El Paso Police Special Traffic Investigations Unit was notified that the pedestrian that was struck by a 17-year-old driver in Northeast El Paso on May 25, 2014 died Monday.

Texas woman accused of slapping relative in face with catfish

Authorities are investigating a bizarre incident where a Lufkin woman allegedly hit a relative in the face with a catfish over the weekend.

Two men suspected of torching their own vehicles in insurance fraud case

El Paso Police detectives have arrested two men in an ongoing investigation called "Operation Smoke Em" after investigators believed that the two set their own cars on fire in order to collect insurance money and alleviate high car pa

Reward increased to $13,000 for Most Wanted Sex Offender

The reward for Jerry Don Holmes, 42, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender and this month’s featured fugitive, has been increased to $13,000 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of June.

Suspect in Friday SWAT standoff dies from gunshot wound to head

The 30-year-old man involved in a SWAT standoff with El Paso Police on Friday has died, according to investigators.

EPPD responding to SWAT situation in Northeast El Paso

A spokesman with the El Paso Police Department has confirmed that EPPD is at the scene of a SWAT situation in the 4500 block of Arlen in Northeast El Paso.

Sobriety Checkpoints and Saturation Patrols Announced

The Las Cruces Police Department will hold four sobriety checkpoints, three saturation patrols and three Operation Buckle Down seatbelt checks within city limits during the month of June.

SCAM ALERT: New Mexico Police warn citizens of statewide scam

New Mexico State Police are warning citizens of a scam involving someone calling people in the state of New Mexico threatening arrest if they do not give the caller money in order to settle a lawsuit.

East El Paso baby formula thieves sought by authorities

Crime Stoppers of El Paso is asking for help identifying a trio of thieves who have stolen hundreds of dollars in baby formula at an eastside Target store on two occasions in April.

923lbs of marijuana seized in Memorial Day bust

U.S. Customs and Border Protection Office of Field Operation officers  at the El Paso port of entry seized 923 pounds of marijuana on Memorial day in a commercial truck that was trying to enter the U.S. from Mexico.