News Flash

Posted on: October 20, 2020

Man Suspected of Kidnapping New Friend, Stealing His Car

Matthew Troy Croker mug shot

A man suspected of befriending another man, accepting money, and hanging out with him for a few days, is now charged with kidnapping and stealing the victim’s vehicle.

 

Matthew Troy Croker, 37, of the 4400 blocks of Miramar Arc, is charged with a ...

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Public Safety
Posted on: October 19, 2020

Police Warn of Predatory Cats

Big Cat

Las Cruces police are warning residents of the potential dangers of predatory cats roaming residential neighborhoods.

 

About noon on Friday, Oct. 16, a homeowner near Veterans Park spotted what he described as a dark-color cougar or mountain lion ...

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Public Safety
Posted on: October 15, 2020

UTVs Stolen from Valley Drive Kubota Dealership

Orange UTV

Police are looking for the suspect or suspects who stole three new utility terrain vehicles from a Las Cruces dealership earlier this week.

 

On Wednesday, Oct. 14, Las Cruces police learned that three UTVs were stolen from the Kubota dealership at...

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Public Safety
Posted on: October 12, 2020

UPDATE: Brisa Hernandez has been located.

Photo of Brisa Hernandez

UPDATE: Brisa Hernandez, the 15-year-old Las Cruces girl reported missing last week, has returned home and is said to be in good condition. The Las Cruces Police Department thanks those who disseminated information on this missing person case. 15-year-o...

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Public Safety
Posted on: October 12, 2020

Cheyenne Drive Shoulder Work

Orange barrels on street

As part of facility upgrades, Cheyenne Drive between Long Bow Loop and Mission Road will have shoulder work while the contracted company potholes existing utilities and installs conduit. The shoulder work will begin on Tuesday, October 13, 2020 and will l...

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Public Safety
Posted on: October 12, 2020

Lohman Avenue Bridge Deck Repairs to be Made Overnight Next Week

Orange barrels on street

The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) District One will make overnight bridge deck repairs from Oct. 12, 2020  to Oct. 17, 2020 on the bridges that cross over Interstate 25 on Lohman Avenue and across Triviz Drive.

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