Bernalillo County Newswire

Bernalillo County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Bernalillo County, NM.

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  1. No-bond amendment gives judges power to hold suspects behind barsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | KRQE Albuquerque

    ... or the community itself." Under this new amendment Heh and the teens won't be allowed to strike again. The Bernalillo County District Attorney's office tells KRQE News 13 it has already filed several motions for pre-trial detention, but would not ...

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  2. Bernalillo Commissioner: New charter could help address problem properties fasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 18 | KRQE Albuquerque

    ... put a bulldozer to the task. "It's more complicated for the county to pursue something like that," said Bernalillo County Commission Chair Debbie O'Malley. "It's made it difficult for us to respond to our constituency because we have to say, 'we're ...

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  3. Ex-New Mexico postal workers sentenced for destroying mailRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 17 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    ... fine. Prosecutors say Vigil admitted to intentionally opening mail not directed to him last Aug. 15 in Bernalillo County and using his position as an employee of a postal unit to steal a gift card. They say Gallegos admitted to delaying or ...

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  4. How UNM is working to reduce its carbon footprintRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 15 | The Daily Lobo

    ... golf course. The pipeline catches "blow-down" water and is used for irrigation. This project, driven by Bernalillo County and the North Campus Neighborhood Association, could potentially save up to 14 million gallons of water per year. As far as ...

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  5. Authorities ID body found under I-40 bridge in AlbuquerqueRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 15 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    ... drop very heavy snow on mountains and other high terrain and heavy rainfall on other parts of the state. Bernalillo County authorities are attempting to identify a man who apparently fell from an Interstate 40 bridge on the eastern outskirts of ...

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  6. Authorities trying to identify man; body found under bridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 14 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    Bernalillo County authorities are attempting to identify a man who apparently fell from an Interstate 40 bridge on the eastern outskirts of Albuquerque. Sheriff's Deputy Felicia Romero says the body apparently had been below the bridge at the Carnuel exit for several days and that an autopsy is needed to confirm the man's identity.

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  7. Authorities trying to identify man; body foundaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 14 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    Bernalillo County authorities are attempting to identify a man who apparently fell from an Interstate 40 bridge on the eastern outskirts of Albuquerque. Authorities trying to identify man; body found under bridge ALBUQUERQUE - Bernalillo County authorities are attempting to identify a man who apparently fell from an Interstate 40 bridge on the eastern outskirts of Albuquerque.

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  8. Authorities: body found under bridge identifiedRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 14 | KOB-TV

    Bernalillo County authorities are continuing to investigate the death of a man who apparently fell from an Interstate 40 bridge on the eastern outskirts of Albuquerque. Sheriff's Deputy Felicia Romero says the body apparently had been below the bridge at the Carnuel exit for several days.

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  9. Special prosecutor steps down in AlbuquerqueaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 13 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    Special prosecutor steps down in Albuquerque shooting case Metro Albuquerque's new district attorney will decide if two former Albuquerque police officers should be retried Check out this story on lcsun-news.com: http://lcsun.co/2jGf6co Bernalillo County District Attorney-elect Raul Torrez unveils plans in Albuquerque, N.M., Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2016, for an independent review of the case involving two former Albuquerque police officers accused in the shooting death of a mentally ill homeless man in a 2014 standoff. Torrez said the review will be done by an independent team of prosecutors from around the state and a recommendation is expected early next year.

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  10. Special prosecutor steps down in Albuquerque shooting caseRead the original story

    Friday Jan 13 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Metro Albuquerque's new district attorney will decide if two former Albuquerque police officers should be retried in connection to the shooting death of a mentally ill homeless man after the special prosecutor handling the case stepped down. Bernalillo County District Attorney Raul Torrez was appointed as prosecutor in the murder trial against Keith Sandy and Dominique Perez at a hearing Thursday.

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  11. Billboards shining light on cold case investigationsRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 12 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    Cold cases in Bernalillo County just got a hot new lead. Residents in the Metro will start seeing them featured on billboards around town, and it isn't costing the county a dime.

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  12. Albuquerque water meters going high techRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 12 | KOB-TV

    ... cover. Curious, Babbitt investigated a little more. Babbitt said she immediately called the Albuquerque Bernalillo County Water Authority to tell them about the strange device but was told not to worry. She was told the device is a new type of ...

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  13. Guard Arrested After Beating Of Handcuffed Prisoner Is Caught On VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | Switched

    ... called Garcia a child molester prior to the assault. The inmate reportedly responded with racial slurs. Bernalillo County Public Information Officer Nataura Powdrell-Moore told The Huffington Post that Garcia was in jail on charges of criminal ...

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  14. Former APD officer's trial passed to new district attorneyRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 12 | KOB-TV

    New Bernalillo County District Attorney Raul Torrez on Thursday officially took over the case against a former Albuquerque police officer in the shooting death of a homeless man's death. Randi McGinn stepped down as the special prosecutor months after the high-profile trial against Sandy and another former officer, Dominique Perez, ended in a mistrial.

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  15. Bernalillo County Sheriffa s Office investigates suspicious death on Route 66Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | KRQE Albuquerque

    Bernalillo County Sheriff's Office deputies are investigating a suspicious death after discovering a deceased subject on Route 66 Thursday afternoon. BCSO says deputies were dispatched at about 1 p.m. to a down-and-out subject under I-40 on Route 66 in Carnuel, New Mexico.

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  16. BCSO investigating suspicious death in East MountainsRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 12 | KOB-TV

    Bernalillo County sheriff's deputies are investigating a suspicious death in the East Mountains Thursday after finding a man's body in an arroyo. Deputies said the male's remains were discovered around 10:30 Thursday morning off the frontage road near the Route 66 Carnuel exit.

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  17. Feds Decline Additional Storage in Elephant Butte ReservoirRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 12 | PressReleasePoint

    ... of storage 50,000 acre-feet of San Juan-Chama Project water in Elephant Butte on behalf of the Albuquerque Bernalillo County Water Utility Authority ("Water Authority"). While the decision approved implementation of the operating agreement, a ...

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  18. Special prosecutor in Boyd case set to make final court appearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | KRQE Albuquerque

    Those involved in the high-profile murder case against two, former Albuquerque Police Department officers are back in court, Thursday. It's expected to be the last time Special Prosecutor Randi McGinn appears before a judge in this case, as she takes a final step in transferring the case to the new Bernalillo County District Attorney .

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  19. Video shows alleged battery by jail guardRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 11 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    A Bernalillo County jail officer is accused of beating up an inmate, and KOB on Wednesday obtained video from the alleged incident. According to court documents, Facey called the inmate a child molester and the inmate uttered racial slurs before the attack.

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  20. Video shows alleged battery by jail guardRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 11 | KOB-TV

    A Bernalillo County jail officer is accused of beating up an inmate, and KOB on Wednesday obtained video from the alleged incident. According to court documents, Facey called the inmate a child molester and the inmate uttered racial slurs before the attack.

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