Las Cruces

LCPD wants you to shop safe this holiday season

The Las Cruces Police Department is encouraging holiday shoppers to follow some basic safety tips that can help keep them out of harm’s way.

NMSU’s La Catrina Quartet nominated for 2014 Latin Grammy Award

The La Catrina String Quartet at New Mexico State University has been nominated for 2014 Latin Grammy Award. They’ll find out if they win at the annual awards ceremony on Thursday, Nov. 20, in Las Vegas.

Authorities warning of IRS telephone scam in Dona Ana County

Doña Ana County Sheriff Todd Garrison warns that a new telephone scam is being perpetrated on residents of Doña Ana County.

Matinee of "A Tuna Christmas" to benefit HSSNM

A special matinee showing of "A Tuna Christmas" will benefit the Humane Society of Southern New Mexico.

Southern New Mexico Correctional Facility inmate dies after recreation yard fight

An inmate at the Southern New Mexico Correctional Facility has died following a fight in the recreation area of the facility earlier this month.

Ex-deputy pleads not guilty in shooting of fellow deputy

The attorney for a former Santa Fe county deputy accused of killing a comrade at a Las Cruces hotel last month pleaded not guilty in court Monday.

NM Department of Health to host Las Cruces flu shot clinic

The New Mexico Department of Health’s Las Cruces Central Public Health Office will be hosting a flu shot clinic on Friday, November 21st from 1:00 – 3:30 pm at the St. Genevieve Parish Hall, 1025 E. Las Cruces Ave.

Man arrested after allegedly firing shotgun towards LCPD officers

A Las Cruces man was arrested late Friday evening after police say he fired a shotgun at two LCPD officers.

Holly Day House features work of Picacho Hills artists

It is that time of year! The Artists of Picacho Hills invite you to their Holly Day House on Saturday, November 22 from 9am-5pm.

Dona Ana County Sheriff-elect selects Second in Command

Enrique “Kiki” Vigil has selected Mr. Edward Lerma to be his Under-sheriff and be the second in command in running the Doña Ana County Sheriff’s Department.

Motorcyclist killed in Las Cruces crash identified by police

UPDATE: Las Cruces Police have identified 64-year-old Louie B. Espinosa of Las Cruces as the man who was killed when his Harley-Davidson crashed into a rock wall in the 1800 block of S. Main St. Tuesday night.

Spreading cheer: Toddler raises awareness, money for rare genetic disorder

Lynette Sacks is just like any other toddler. She’s full of spunk and can light up a room. She also has a rare medical condition known as Chromosomal 9p deletion.

5 Las Cruces, 4 Mayfield football players suspended after brawl

UPDATE: LCPS superintendent Stan Rounds said that student names will not be released due to district disciplinary privacy regulations. He added that when it came to determining suspensions they looked for punches, kicks, and stomping.

Brothers suspected of string of Las Cruces robberies arrested

Two Las Cruces brothers suspected of a string of armed robberies dating back to late summer are behind bars after an anonymous Crime Stoppers tip led to their arrest.

Man suspected of brutally raping, beating Anthony woman arrested after 17-years on the run

A man who has been on the run for over 17-years for allegedly raping and beating an Anthony woman was finally caught at the Santa Teresa Port of Entry last week.