Las Cruces

NM State Police: Officer shot first in standoff

We're learning more about the standoff in Las Cruces that left a 33-year-old El Paso man dead last Friday.

Hispanic poetry at NMSU on Oct. 2

New Mexico State University's Center for Latin studies will host a talk on current trends of Hispanic poetry on Thursday, October 2nd featuring Jose Kozer.

El Salvador ambassador to visit NMSU

NMSU’s Model U.N. students in the College of Arts and Sciences are excited to be able to meet and discuss issues with the Salvadoran ambassador to the United Nations, Ruben Zamora.

NMSU Physical Science Lab tests small unmanned aircraft in dusk, night conditions

The New Mexico State University Unmanned Aircraft Systems Flight Test Center and the NMSU Department of Psychology just completed a series of three, week-long, experimental tests to evaluate the safety of small unmanned aircraft systems (sUAS)

Three arrested for allegedly attacking elderly couple in Las Cruces home

Las Cruces Police are praising an alert neighbor who provided authorities with information needed to arrest three people who allegedly broke into an elderly couple's home and tied the two up early Tuesday morning.

NMSU begins 'Tough Enough to Wear Pink' campaign

The New Mexico State University campus shows its support for breast cancer awareness and will hold events to raise money to fund breast cancer research in New Mexico.

NMSU Science Center explores winter canola as alternative crop

New Mexico State University has a research project that points out dual-purpose canola is an excellent alternative for farmers preparing to plant winter crops.

FLASH FLOOD WARNING: Dona Ana, Sierra, Otero counties

The National Weather Service has issued a :

Las Cruces man suspected of hosting lingerie parties with teens

Las Cruces Police have arrested a 38-year-old Las Cruces man suspected of having a sexual relationship with a 15-year-old girl, providing alcohol and drugs to minors, and hosting provocative lingerie parties that featured teenage girls as model

Strong Teen Fitness Competition at Young Park

The City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Department will host a Strong Teen Fitness Competition at Young Park, 1905 E. Nevada Ave., from 4 – 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 27.

Charges filed against two Las Cruces massage parlor owners

Charges have been filed against the suspected owners of two Las Cruces massage parlors that were believed to be providing illegal services to their male clientele in 2011.

El Paso man dead after standoff with Las Cruces Police

On Friday,  at around 8:15 A.M., Officers from the New Mexico State Police attempted to stop a speeding motorist heading eastbound on Interstate 10 near Deming, New Mexico that ended with one deceased male subject.

Las Cruces SWAT standoff over, intersection to remain closed

UPDATE:  A spokesperson with LCPD has confirmed that the standoff is now over. No other information was immediately available.

Las Cruces bicyclist struck by vehicle, in critical condition

A 36-year-old bicyclist was seriously injured this morning and was airlifted to an El Paso hospital in critical condition.

Exposed NM babies offered tuberculosis test

The New Mexico State Department of Health advise New Mexico citizens to get their children checked if they had a child born at the Providence Hospital in El Paso between September 2013 through August 2014.