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Posted on: July 28, 2021

Technical Rescue Team Assists in Two Rescues

LCFD Technical Rescue

For the second time this week, the Las Cruces Fire Department’s Technical Rescue Team has been called to help an individual who was in peril in a mountainous area. On the morning of Monday, July 26, the Technical Rescue Team was asked to assist New Mexic...

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Public Safety
Posted on: July 28, 2021

National Night Out is Tuesday

National Night OUt

The Las Cruces police and fire departments are hosting National Night Out next Tuesday on Main Street Downtown. National Night Out will be held from 6-9 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 3, along Main Street in downtown Las Cruces. The event is free and open to the pub...

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Public Safety
Posted on: July 27, 2021

Man Suspected of Intentionally Harming Girlfriend’s Son

Dominic Frederick Salas

Police arrested a man suspected of intentionally causing harm to his girlfriend’s son on at least two occasions since late 2020. Dominic Frederick Salas, 37, of 1900 N. Solano Dr., is charged with two felony counts of intentional child abuse. One count i...

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Public Safety
Posted on: July 27, 2021

Application Deadline is Friday

Academy Offers Recruiting Incentives

The deadline to apply to be a cadet in the Las Cruces Police Department’s 51st Training Academy is Friday, July 30. Completed applications must be received electronically no later than 11:59 p.m. Friday, July 30. LCPD’s Academy, set to begin in January, ...

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Public Safety
Posted on: July 23, 2021

Hazmat Response Unit Assists Wastewater Utilities

LCFD Hazmat Unit

The Las Cruces Fire Department’s Hazardous Materials Response Unit assisted with a possible faulty chlorine cylinder at the Wastewater Treatment Facility on Wednesday. Shortly before 4 p.m. on Wednesday, July 21, the Hazmat Response Unit was dispatched t...

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Public Safety
Posted on: July 22, 2021

Application Deadline Nears

Las Cruces Police

Prospective applicants interested in a career in law enforcement have only a few days left to apply for the Las Cruces Police Department’s upcoming Academy. The Las Cruces Police Department’s 51st Training Academy for cadets is set to begin in January 20...

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Public Safety
Posted on: July 16, 2021

Call for Volunteers for Team Up to Clean Up District 4 Event

Truckload of Furniture

Volunteers are needed! Get rid of weeds, trash, junk, graffiti and other debris in your neighborhood the Team Up to Clean Up way! 

The Parks & Recreation Department Keep Las Cruces Beautiful (KLCB) will conduct its next Team Up to Clean Up eve...

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Public Safety
Posted on: July 14, 2021

Academy Hosting Physical Fitness Exams on Friday and Saturday

LCPD Applications for Police Cadets

The Las Cruces Police Department is hosting Physical Fitness Exams for prospective applicants on Friday and Saturday for those who are considering a career in law enforcement. The Physical Fitness Exams will be held beginning at the top of each hour from...

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Public Safety
Posted on: July 27, 2021

Application Deadline is Friday

Academy Offers Recruiting Incentives

The deadline to apply to be a cadet in the Las Cruces Police Department’s 51st Training Academy is Friday, July 30. Completed applications must be received electronically no later than 11:59 p.m. Friday, July 30. LCPD’s Academy, set t...

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