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Posted on: February 18, 2020

50th Police Academy

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Seize the opportunity to be a part of History.

Join the Las Cruces Police Department.

Now taking applications for its historic 50th Police Academy.

February 18 - April 21.

Apply Here

Applicant Requirements

• 19 Years of Age by Start Date of the Police ...

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Posted on: January 22, 2020

Pedestrian Safety

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New Mexico State University and Las Cruces Public Schools classes have started back up for the new semester. The City of Las Cruces wants to remind the public about the Signalized Pedestrian Crossings (also called H.A.W.K or High-Intensity Activated cross...

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Posted on: October 15, 2019

Minimum Wage 2020

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Pursuant to Las Cruces Municipal Code (LCMC), the minimum wage in the city limits of Las Cruces has increased from $10.10 per hour to $10.25 per hour on January 1, 2020, which is a 1.5% increase from the 2019 hourly wage. The tipped wage has increased fro...

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Posted on: July 24, 2019

Get Notified of City News and Stay Informed!

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The City of Las Cruces would like to inform you that you can now sign-up for all kinds of City news! Simply click on the link to the Notify Me sign-up page. You'll have numerous options to select, from Community Alerts, the City Manager Report, Parks and ...

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Posted on: May 8, 2019

Asylum Seekers FAQ

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Is Las Cruces a sanctuary city? No. City Council has never designated Las Cruces a sanctuary city. To do so must be through a resolution in a vote of the City Council at a public meeting.

Did City Council ask that asylum seekers be brought to Las ...

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