DPS News

State Police Arrest Suspect in Pursued Vehicle

Albuquerque, NM – Around 2:30 this afternoon, a State Police patrol officer in Santa Fe made contact with a stolen vehicle reportedly involved in a carjacking from Albuquerque. The officer attempted to stop the vehicle on Interstate 25 northbound near the Cerrillos Road exit in Santa Fe, but the vehicle fled. Dispatch had previously sent out notice to officers to be on the lookout for the stolen 2003 Dodge Stratus which had been previously pursued by other agencies in the Albuquerque area. (more…)

NMSP Officer Involved Shooting

Cibola County – Earlier today, Monday, June 27, 2016, New Mexico State Police Officers responded to a call for assistance from the Laguna Tribal Police in reference to an armed individual that fled from tribal authorities. (more…)

Fatal Motor Vehicle Crash South of Farmington

San Juan County – Saturday, June 25, 2016, around 7:30 a.m., New Mexico State Police officers responded to the scene of a fatal motor vehicle crash. This crash occurred at the intersection of State Road 371 and San Juan County Road 7010 south of Farmington, New Mexico. (more…)

State Police Checkpoints and Saturation Patrols in Counties Across the State in July 2016

Statewide – State Police will be conducting Sobriety Checkpoints, Saturation Patrols, and Registration, Insurance and Drivers’ License Checkpoints in all New Mexico counties during the month of July 2016. (more…)

Media Advisory: Downed Aircraft in the Rio Grande

Las Cruces, NM – Today, Saturday, June 25, 2016, New Mexico State Police Officers responded to the scene on a downed aircraft in the Rio Grande River. (more…)