CrimeBeat

Trio arrested in Las Cruces drug debt robbery

Las Cruces Police have arrested a Las Cruces woman and two El Paso men suspected of robbing a woman over a drug debt at a Las Cruces hotel Monday afternoon.

Alamogordo man charged with murder

A 21-year-old Alamogordo man is in custody and has been charged with an open count of Murder following an incident in the 1000 block of Mescalero Avenue in Alamogordo.

LCPD need assistance locating El Paso man suspected of swindling local car dealership

Las Cruces Police are asking for the help of the El Paso and Las Cruces community to locate a man they suspect swindled the Sisbarro Buick - GMC dealership out of $34,999 over several meetings during late December and January.

EPCSO recovers stolen construction equipment in Tornillo

The El Paso County Sheriff's Department recovered a stolen backhoe in Tornillo, TX on Thursday.

Sunland PD searching for man accused of sexual abuse of a child

Sunland Park Police need the community's assistance in locating David Alvarado Herrera, of the 28000 block of Rita in Sunland Park.

NM authorities search for man accused of beating girlfriend

A Mesilla Park man is wanted by authorities today after they allege he beat his girlfriend so severely that she suffered an orbital fracture to her skull.

EPPD arrests four for alleged organized criminal activity

Four El Pasoans have been charged with engaging in organized criminal activity (EIOCA) casing bodily injury (CBI) and with a deadly weapon.

Website scam targets soldiers and their families

BBB Military Line is sharing information from the U.S. Army’s Criminal Investigation Command (CIC) warning about a new website scam in which criminals are attempting to take advantage of soldiers and their families.

Woman caught stealing more than $1,200 in jewelry

Las Cruces Police arrested a woman suspected of stealing jewelry and watches from a local department store. 

EPPD make arrest in alleged El Luchador aggravated assault case

A 24-year-old man is behind bars after allegedly stabbing another man following a traffic accident in the parking lot at El Luchador Bar in late Januar

Socorro PD searching for suspected car burglar

The Socorro Police Department are asking for the public's assistance identifying a man who is suspected of burglarizing several vehicles in Socorro in late January.

Homeless man arrested for Valentine's Day machete attack

Las Cruces Police have arrested a 39-year-old homeless man suspected of attacking two people on Valentine's Day.

YISD: Riverside HS teacher under investigation for alleged inappropriate conduct

A Social Studies teacher at Riverside High School has been placed on administrative leave Tuesday, due to alleged inappropriate conduct with a student at the school.

CPB officers apprehend man wanted for 15 years on sexual abuse of a minor charge

The U.S. Customs and Border Protections Field Operations Officers were able to apprehend a man who eluded arrest for 15 years on a sexual abuse of a minor charge on Friday morning.