POSTED: Sunday, August 1, 2010 - 8:43pm
UPDATED: Monday, September 6, 2010 - 7:55pm
Las Cruces, NM - Final numbers are in for the New Mexico Safe Surrender program, and you're not gong to believe how many fugitives turned themselves in.
Here's a look at the raw numbers:
Las Cruces People: 1071
Misdemeanors (charges): 1980
Out of jurisdiction (OOJ): 37
No warrant found (includes OOJ from day 1): 285
Total warrants cleared: 1307
The program asked fugitives to turn themselves in at a Las Cruces church in exchange for favorable consideration from judges.