• UNMPD still investigating Snapchat video one month later

    UNMPD still investigating Snapchat video one month later

    By Justina Grant / New Mexico News Port An internal investigation is still underway at the UNM Police Department after a controversial video was uploaded to Snapchat on Aug. 25 showing a UNM Police officer punch a woman while he and another officer take her into custody. The incident took place around 12:40 p.m. near […]

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    Albuquerque police reforms take center stage at mayoral forum

      By Kevin Maestas / NM News Port With a mayoral election approaching, Albuquerque community members packed the 300-seat African American Performing Arts Center September 6th to hear candidates focus on crime, police reform and community policing. The forum was conducted using questions prepared by members of the public and the event’s sponsor, APD Forward. […]

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    High school program gives students a taste of law enforcement

    By Angela Shen / New Mexico News Port ALBUQUERQUE—Not your typical high school class: students stand in rows with military precision, hustle into push-up position, and count out loud as an officer commands their drill. “One, sir!” “Two, sir!” This is the Career Enrichment Center’s police service aide (PSA) program. The three and a half […]

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    Hundreds Rally in Support of NM’s Immigrant Youth

      By Isaac De Luna and Victor Santos / New Mexico News Port Nearly 900 people rallied at Albuquerque Civic Plaza, Tuesday evening, to support immigrant youth after news broke that the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program was rescinded Tuesday by order of President Trump. The Civic Plaza demonstration was preceded by a ‘Statewide […]