Cash, credit card reported stolen from vehicle

July 4, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

Roswell police responded to a report of a vehicle break-in at 5:05 a.m. Thursday in the 400 block of Railroad Avenue. The victim reported a blunt object had been used to break into his 2001 Ford pickup. A wallet, $460 in cash, one credit card, a Social Security card and a New Mexico driver’s license [&hellip...

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Hobbs man charged with striking state trooper’s car

July 2, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

Above: This submitted photo shows the damage done to Officer Carlos Verdugo’s state police vehicle. Below: Allred (Courtesy Photos) A Hobbs man accused of drunken driving and striking a state police vehicle Saturday was arrested Tuesday after being...

Woman arrested on stalking, child endangerment charges

July 1, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

  Lozano A Roswell woman was arrested in connection with stalking, child endangerment and aggravated assault charges on Sunday. Jozette Lozano, 37, was arrested and charged with two counts of child endangerment, stalking, aggravated assault, and public...

Police Blotter: RPD officer nearly struck by vehicle

June 26, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

Police chased a driver on Wednesday after a Roswell officer was nearly struck by a vehicle. According to a police report, a brief pursuit ensued after a man nearly struck a police officer with a vehicle while leaving a parking lot on East 19th Street. While...

Police Blotter: Police respond to 7 domestic disturbances over weekend

June 24, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

Roswell Police officers responded to seven domestic disturbance incidents over the weekend. One incident involved a verbal dispute. The remaining six incidents were physical in nature, according to a news release from the police department. During one...


Roswell man dies in motorcycle crash

June 22, 2014 • Local News, Police BlotterComments Off

Staff Report A 57-year-old Roswell man died Saturday when he lost control of his motorcycle near mile post 15 on State Road 2 in Chaves County. According to the New Mexico State Police, a 2012 Harley Davidson driven by Philip Lopez Jr. was traveling north on...

Police Blotter: Mayor reports threats to police

June 18, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

Mayor Dennis Kintigh’s office reported that the mayor was the victim of threats from an unknown female, according to police reports. Sometime between noon and 1 p.m. on Tuesday, a woman contacted City Hall and left two different voice messages that Sabrina...

Police Blotter: Shooting investigated

June 16, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

Roswell Police are investigating a shooting at an occupied dwelling which occurred at 2:45 a.m. on Friday, according to police reports. No one was injured in the incident, which took place in the 1000 block of S. Michigan Avenue, but the house sustained an...

Police Blotter: Police: Summer school now in session

June 13, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

Roswell Police remind the community that summer school and summer break are in session. Help Roswell’s youth have a safe and happy summer by watching out for youngsters crossing the road. Complying with all driving laws is much better than having an officer...

Police Blotter: Police arrest 3 on drug, paraphernalia charges

June 10, 2014 • Police BlotterComments Off

Roswell Police arrested three people on drug or drug paraphernalia charges over the weekend, according to police reports. Twenty-eight adults and two juveniles were arrested between Friday and Sunday. Some of the charges include abandonment or abuse of a...