DPS News

It’s Only One Month Away

SANTA FE- The annual New Mexico Department of Public Safety Auction in Santa Fe is only one month away.  The auction will take place Saturday, August 23, 2014, 9:30 a.m., at the Department of Public Safety, 4491 Cerrillos Road, Santa Fe.  Preview days for the auction will take place on Thursday, August 21st and Friday August 22nd, 8:30 a.m. until 5 p.m. each day. (more…)

New Mexico State Police Officer Arrests Curry County Man for 7th DWI

Curry County- On July 17, 2014 at about 2:15 p.m., New Mexico State Police Officer Diego Mendoza stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation near the intersection of 5th Street and Tennessee in Clovis, NM. He then made contact with the driver, John Aragon, 49, of Clovis, NM. (more…)

Silver Alert – Hector Sanchez-CANCELLED


MISSING: Hector Sanchez was last seen July 20, 2014 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Hector is diagnosed with Alzheimer’s. If you have any information regarding the whereabouts of Hector Sanchez please contact the Albuquerque Police Department at (505)924-6000 or (505)242-COPS.

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Department of Public Safety July 4, 2014 Weekend Wrap Up

Santa Fe- Over this past 4th of July weekend, New Mexico State Police; Motor Transportation Police; and Special Investigations Division were very proactive in making it a safe one for New Mexico residents and visitors.

The following is the breakdown of the weekend wrap up: (more…)

Drunk Driving Suspect that Struck NMSP Officer in Hobbs during Traffic Stop Taken into Custody Today

Lea County- Jason Allred (40) of Hobbs New Mexico, was taken into custody today.  Mr. Allred turned himself in at 1:30 p.m. at the Hobbs State Police Office. Mr. Allred is charged with: (more…)