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Posted on: October 15, 2021

Fire Damages Building on S. Mesquite Street

Main Street Fire

Las Cruces firefighters extinguished a fire in a building on S. Mesquite Street late Thursday evening.  Just after 11 p.m. Thursday, October 14, firefighters were dispatched to the report of a structure fire on the 500 Block of S. Mesquite Street...

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Public Safety
Posted on: October 13, 2021

Fire Station #3 Courtesy Noise Notice for October 14

Fire Station 3

A new Fire Station is currently being constructed in Las Cruces Council District #4 as part of the City's General Obligation (GO) Bond to replace the Fire Station 3 building. On Thursday, October 14 contractors will start work at 2 a.m. to begin ...

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Public Safety
Posted on: October 13, 2021

Suspect in Officer Involved Incident Identified

LCPD Badge

The Las Cruces Police Department and the Dona Ana County Officer-involved Incident Task Force are continuing the investigation of the officer involved incident that led to the death of 35-year-old Gustavo A. Esparza who is suspected of firing upon Las Cru...

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Public Safety
Posted on: October 12, 2021

Fire Damages Home on Senna Drive

Engine 3 Firetruck

Las Cruces firefighters were dispatched to a fully involved residential structure just after 3:30 a.m. overnight on the 4000 block of Senna Drive to find the home engulfed in flames on arrival. Thirty-one firefighters from the Las Cruces Fire Department r...

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Public Safety
Posted on: October 11, 2021

Police Investigating Officer Involved Incident

Crime Scene

The Las Cruces Police Department and the Dona Ana County Officer-involved Incident Task Force are investigating an incident that led to the death of a man who is suspected of firing at least one round at officers.

Shortly before 8 p.m. on Saturday, October...

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Public Safety