Bernalillo County Newswire

Bernalillo County Newswire

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  1. Police chase injures veteran, firefighter-in-trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | KOAT-TV

    ... Afghanistan and one in Okinawa. Moreno said he was heading to start his first day of fire academy for the Bernalillo County Fire Department when the crash happened. "I really didn't have any time to think about it, he just ran into me," Moreno said. ...

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  2. Pursuit crash victim severely injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | KOB-TV

    ... expected to make it. I was freaking out. James was headed to his first day of orientation to become a Bernalillo County firefighter. He had no part in the police chase, but he'll pay the heaviest price. The family's lives and plans changed in that ...

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  3. Dallas police applications spike after officer deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | KOAT-TV

    ... She graduated from the academy in May, and his youngest son is a current cadet. His oldest son is a Bernalillo County sheriff's deputy. Golson said he talked to them about the dangers of law enforcement. "Even me getting shot and injured didn't sway ...

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  4. Wrong Way Crash VictimRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | KOAT-TV

    BERNALILLO COUNTY FIRE DEPARTMENT TO START HIS FIRST TRAINING. A LIFELONG GOAL NOW PUT ON HOLD.

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  5. Bernalillo county deputies searching for gunmanRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | KRQE Albuquerque

    The incident took place on the 9600 block of Rio Grande NW, near Alameda. BCSO confirms that a male victim has been taken to the hospital with two gunshot wounds. Deputies do not have a suspect in custody and a vehicle was reported leaving the scene.

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  6. Target 7: Investigates officer-involved shooting cases on holdRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | KOAT-TV

    ... shootings where people were injured. It's a total of 28 cases from multiple police agencies in Bernalillo County waiting for review. In late June, one of Brandenburg's chief prosecutors Chris Lackmann, died. He was in charge of reviewing the case ...

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  7. DA Cases On HoldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KOAT-TV

    ... 14 OTHER OFFICER INOVLVED SHOOTINGS WHERE PEOPLE WERE INJURED. 28 CASES FROM MULTIPLE POLICE AGENCIES IN BERNALILLO COUNTY WAITING FOR REVIEW . SO WHY IS IT TAKING SO LONG? >> WE HAVE HAD THE DEATH OF ONE OF OUR CHIEF DEPUTIES THAT WAS UNEXPECTED. ...

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  8. Woman sentenced in babysitting death of 14-month-old childRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | KOB-TV

    A woman arrested in March of last year for shaking a 14-month-old baby she was looking after to death will spend 18 years in prison for the crime and will be deported afterward. Lizy Portillo received her sentence Friday in Bernalillo County District Court.

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  9. NMSU Researchers Studying Zika VirusRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | KOAT-TV

    ... FOR TWO DIFFERENT TYPES OF MOSQUITOES. NEW MEXICO COUNTIES. AND TODAY THEY WANT TO SEE IF ANY ARE HERE IN BERNALILLO COUNTY RESEARCHERS SAY THE TWO TYPES OF MOSQUITOES FREQUENT THREE SOUTHERN NEW MEXICO COUNTIES. AND THEY ALONG WITH THE DEPARTMENT ...

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  10. Plan for Santolina's water still under developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | KOB-TV

    The 22-square-mile Santolina development planned west of Albuquerque is still trying to figure out how to bring water in once construction starts. There was some confusion over whether the Bernalillo County Water Authority was supposed to attend and present a plan, which Santolina developers said was understandable.

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  11. APD discusses delay in releasing lapelRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | KOAT-TV

    ... OF THE ARRANGEMENT APD HAS WITH OTHER LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES THAT INVESTIGATE SHOOTINGS, INCLUDING THE BERNALILLO COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE, AND STATE POLICE, TO MAKE SURE THEY DON'T COMPROMISE THE INVESTIGATION. BUT IN SOME CASES, APD QUICKLY TURNS ...

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  12. Longtime state lawmaker Ken Martinez resigns from LegislatureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    Longtime state legislator Ken Martinez has resigned from the Legislature and will instead work as the new Bernalillo County attorney. The Santa Fe New Mexican reports that Former House Speaker Ken Martinez, D-Grants, resigned Wednesday in a letter to acting Secretary of State Brad Winter.

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  13. Tapes reveal details in 'torture house' caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | KOAT-TV

    New audio and video interviews released by the Bernalillo County Sheriff's Office provide details about the hours after deputies came across a so-called "torture house" in Albuquerque's South Valley. Marcel Bland was arrested in April and charged with nine different felonies, including kidnapping and aggravated battery, after investigators found a man inside the house, bleeding from the ears.

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  14. Commission to host fourth special hearing on Santolina projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | KRQE Albuquerque

    The Bernalillo County Planning Commission is scheduled to meet for a fourth special hearing on the proposed Santolina Development on Albuquerque's west side. The nearly 14,000 acre community would be built between Atrisco Heritage High School, MDC and along Central and I-40.

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  15. Bernalillo County names interim MDC jail administratorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | KRQE Albuquerque

    Earlier this month, the county manager rescinded a job offer to Michael Watkins of Texas, after she says the county had trouble verifying his work history.

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  16. Bernalillo County changes a laxa employee take-home car policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | KRQE Albuquerque

    It's a coveted privilege for many county employees, and what many would call a job perk that can save money on a paycheck. Since 1992, Bernalillo County has allowed employees to have "take-home vehicles" if they meet certain requirements.

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  17. N.M. auditor meets police on 'rape kit' backlogRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Farmington Daily Times

    ... and prevent it from happening in the future. Other departments audited included sheriff's offices in Bernalillo County and Curry County, as well as police departments in Curry, Gallup, Hobbs and Las Cruces. Keller was joined at the public meeting in ...

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  18. hd doctor officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | KRQE Albuquerque

    The State Department of Health says a 77-year-old Bernalillo County man has contracted the disease, making this the second human case of plague in New Mexico this year. They say the other case was in a teen from Rio Arriba County who did recover.

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  19. BCSO adjusting tactics after attacks on police in Dallas and Baton RougeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    After events like Baton Rouge and Dallas, where shooters are targeting law enforcement agencies, those same departments are adjusting the way they go about their daily responsibilities. Bernalillo County Sheriff Manny Gonzales says every time an event like this occurs is an opportunity to improve or change tactics.

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  20. Local officer who was shot in 2015 discusses recent shootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | KOAT-TV

    ... system will deal with those officers. He said killing cops is not justice. Golson's oldest son became a Bernalillo County sheriff's deputy a few months before he was shot. His daughter began training at the Albuquerque Police Academy a few months ...

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