CrimeBeat

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.

CBP officers seize over $5 million dollars worth of marijuana in shipment of Mexican candy

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations at the Pharr International Bridge cargo facility seized marijuana valued at approximately $5,190,000, in a commercial shipment of assorted candy.

Las Cruces woman charged with writing fraudulent checks

Las Cruces Police arrested 28-year-old Laura E. Maestas after they allege she was writing fake checks at an area convenience store.

LC Crime Stoppers offering $1,000 reward for information on sex assault case

Las Cruces Crime Stoppers are asking the community's assistance for information that helps identify a man suspected of sexually assaulting a 46-year-old Las Cruces woman last week.

EPPD: 5 charged with DWI in under four hours overnight

The El Paso Police charged five people with driving while intoxicated with a blood alcohol level greater than .15% in under four hours overnight.  The five separate incidents happened between 11:03 p.m. Monday evening and 2:45 a.m.

EPCSO arrest two wanted felons during one operation

The El Paso County Sheriff's Strike team were able to take in two men with outstanding felony warrants in one single operation on Valentine's Day.

EPPD charges three women with prostitution, one with possession of marijuana

The El Paso Police Department's VICE unit have arrested three El Paso women for allegedly offering to perform sexual acts in exchange for money.

Man arrested after allegedly breaking window at EPPD headquarters

A 28-year-old from Fort Bliss was arrested after 3:00 a.m. Monday morning after he attempted to throw a rock into the front glass door at El Paso Police Headquarters.

EPPD: 31 cases of DWI and DWI-related offenses over Valentine's weekend

It was a busy holiday weekend for the El Paso Police Department with close to three dozen people stopped on suspicion of driving drunk.

Fetal remains found at east El Paso park

The El Paso Police Department's Crimes Against Persons Unit is investigating after someone found a dead fetus in an east El Paso park on Thursday around 8:55 p.m.

El Paso Police investigating east side shooting

El Paso Police say 22-year-old Fabian Sebastian Romero was taken to Del Sol Medical Center with serious injuries after police say he was shot in the upper torso early Friday morning.

NMSU has identified body of man found burned on campus

The New Mexico State Unversity Police Department announced Thursday afternoon that they have tentatively identified the body found burned in a culvert on campus as 55-year-old Richard Livasy, a homeless man from Michigan who had been livin

LCPD shoots, kills aggressive dog

A plain clothed Las Cruces Police Officer shot and killed a mixed-breed dog Wednesday evening in the 3200 block of Eagle Ridge Drive after three people flagged the officer down saying that the dog was chasing them.

CBP seizes $958,400 worth of cocaine at Ysleta port of entry

A 19-year-old El Paso man is in custody today after Customs and Border Protection Officers and U.S.