Police blotter —

Recent calls to Portales law enforcement, according to police records: Friday • An officer was contacted about noon regarding a male having a knife at Lindsey-Steiner Elementary School. A six-inch butterfly knife was recovered, and the investigation was ongoing.

May 22 — Police blotter

Recent calls to Portales law enforcement, according to police records: Tuesday • An officer was dispatched to a business in the 1100 block of West First Street about 3 p.m. in reference to a criminal damage report. He was told the male suspect was last seen running from the area. The northwest corner of the […]

May 22 — Public record

Recent cases in Roosevelt County Magistrate Court, according to court records: May 12 • Joe Sanchez, born in 1977, pleaded no contest to a second offense of aggravated DWI and charges of defective equipment and no insurance were dismissed as per a plea agreement. Sanchez was sentenced to 364 days in jail with 158 days […]

Police blotter — May 18

Samplings of recent calls to Portales law enforcement, according to police records: Thursday • An officer responded to the 800 block of West Fourth Street on a report of a burglary. The victim reported a television and a lock box containing jewelry, paperwork and photos missing. The officer noted that an investigation was under way […]

May 15 — Police blotter

Samplings of recent calls to Portales law enforcement, according to police records: Wednesday • An officer was dispatched to the 1200 block of North Abilene to handle a report of larceny. A 52-year-old woman said her $300 laptop was taken from her home while she was running errands. The investigation was ongoing, and police had […]

Police blotter — May 11

Samplings of recent calls to Portales law enforcement, according to police records: Sunday • Officers were sent to the 1200 block of North Abilene Street about 2:45 a.m. in reference to a residential burglary that occurred in the 700 block of South Avenue B. One officer met with a man and a woman, residents of […]

May 8 — Police blotter

Samplings of recent calls to Portales law enforcement, according to police records:

Police blotter — May 4

Samplings of recent calls to Portales law enforcement, according to police records: Friday • An officer was sent to Portales Recreation Center about 4:35 p.m. in reference to larceny. A 24-year-old woman said money was missing from the center coin bag. She said money was taken April 20 and then she again noticed at least […]

May 1 — Police blotter

Samplings of recent calls to Portales law enforcement, according to police records: Tuesday • An officer was dispatched to the area of City Park about 11:55 a.m. in reference to two girls fighting. He was told they were on Ninth Street. The officer located the two 17-year-old girls and took a report. Wednesday • About […]

Police blotter — April 27

Samplings of recent calls to Portales law enforcement, according to police records: Thursday • An officer was dispatched to the 600 block of South Main Street about 9:05 p.m. in reference to an auto burglary. A man reported someone had stolen a car stereo, an XM Sirius radio and two car chargers from a Mitsubishi. […]

April 24 —

Recent calls to Portales law enforcement, according to police records: Wednesday • About 3 p.m., an officer responded to a report of a narcotics discovery in the 400 block of North Avenue B. A 19-year-old man said he and his girlfriend broke up and she asked him to pack her belongings and clean the house […]

April 17 — Police blotter

Samplings of recent calls to Portales law enforcement, according to police records: Tuesday • About 7:50 a.m., an officer was sent to the 900 block of South Avenue B for a report of criminal damage. When he arrived, he saw a gold Chevrolet sedan with the back window damaged by a brick. The 23-year-old man […]

April 10 —

Samplings of recent calls to Portales law enforcement, according to police records: Tuesday: • While on patrol in the 1700 block of east Third Street about 1:15 a.m., an officer checked the exterior of a church and observed a broken glass door. The scene was secured, and a church representative was called. • An officer […]

Police blotter — April 6

Samplings of recent calls to Portales law enforcement, according to police records: Sunday • An officer was sent to the 500 block of South Avenue D about 8:25 a.m. in reference to a juvenile runaway. A 64-year-old woman said when she went to bed about 9 a.m. the night before, her 16-year-old granddaughter said she […]

March 27 — Police blotter

Samplings of recent calls to Portales law enforcement, according to police records: Tuesday • An officer went to a business in the 500 block of West 18th Street about 2:30 p.m. in reference to a shoplifter in custody of the store’s management. The store owner said he saw an 18-year-old woman pick up several items […]

March 20 — Police blotter

Samplings of recent calls to Portales law enforcement, according to police records: Tuesday • About 12:30 p.m., an officer was told of a 14-year-old girl and a 15-year-old girl fighting at Portales High School. Both girls were to be charged with public affray. • An officer was sent to the 1000 block of West Fir […]

Police blotter — March 16

Samplings of recent calls to Portales law enforcement, according to police records: Friday • A detective came to Portales High School about 10 a.m. at the request of the school resource officer to speak to two girls, ages 14 and 15. They said two boys, ages 14 and 15, had touched them inappropriately while they […]

March 13 —

Samplings of recent calls to Portales law enforcement, according to police records: Wednesday • About 10:35 a.m., a 65-year-old man spoke to an officer at Portales Police Department about the right rear cab window of his Ford F-150 being shot. The man said he parked the truck in the 200 block of Oklahoma Drive about […]

Police blotter —

Samplings of recent calls to Portales law enforcement, according to police records:

March 6 — Police blotter

Samplings of recent calls to Portales law enforcement, according to police records: Tuesday • An officer was sent to a business in the 1600 block of Spruce Street about 4:50 p.m. in reference to a report of shoplifting. A loss prevention employee told the officer a 13-year-old girl and a 14-year-old girl were caught shoplifting […]