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    APD Holds Crime Prevention Meeting At ABQ Complex After Robbery

    By Maya Holt / NM News Port An armed robbery near an Albuquerque apartment complex brought the residents together looking for ways to prevent future crime in their area. The meeting was held at Uptown Village, a gated housing complex near the ABQ Uptown shopping district. Crime Prevention Specialist Sharanne Press of the Albuquerque Police […]

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    New APD Substation May Help Reduce Crime In ABQ Neighborhood

    By Sarene Clayton and Ben Francisco / NM News Port The Albuquerque Police Department (APD) is making plans building a new police substation in a troubled area of Albuquerque, New Mexico. Residents near San Mateo Boulevard and Kathryn Avenue have witnessed various crimes throughout the years involving problems with the homeless, burglaries, and homicides. In […]

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    Declining conviction rates raise questions about DWI enforcement

    By Mia Clark, Kris Klarer, & Fin Martinez / NM News Port People worrying about the high drunk driving arrest rates in New Mexico are sounding the alarm over a steep drop in convictions. The crime of Driving While Intoxicated (DWI) is a major public concern in New Mexico and has spurred legislation, media outreach […]

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    Seeking Solutions to Sexual Violence in New Mexico

      By Ben Francisco and Allison Giron / NM News Port With the failure of Senate Bill 7 in the 2017 state legislative session, New Mexico missed an opportunity to make a dent in the backlog of untested sexual assault kits and still faces an uphill climb in solving its poor national standing in sexual […]