Police blotter — Dec. 26

Samplings of recent calls to Portales police, according to police records: Monday • A man reported a white 2001 Dodge pickup stolen about 3 p.m. at a business in the 600 block of East Lime Street. Tuesday • An officer took a report of stolen property about 11:05 a.m. in the 500 block of East […]

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

Dec. 19 — Police blotter

Samplings of recent calls to Portales law enforcement, according to police records: Tuesday: • Two officers went to the 700 block of South Avenue B in reference to an instance of breaking and entering that had just occurred. When they arrived, a 25-year-old woman said she was in a bedroom at the rear of the […]

Dec. 10 — Police blotter

Argen Duncan Samplings of recent calls to Portales-area law enforcement, according to police records: Tuesday • About 12:40 p.m., an officer spoke with a 49-year-old woman who suspected someone stole her purse in the 1300 block of Oakwood Circle. The white leather purse contained about $150 cash, credit cards, a department store gift card, a […]

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

Dec. 5 — Police blotter

Samplings of recent calls to Portales-area law enforcement, according to police records: Tuesday • About 8:20 a.m., an officer was called to Portales Junior High School in reference to a fight. When he arrived, an administrator told him two 12-year-old girls were in a fight at the beginning of school. The administrator told him one […]

Fatal crash involving officer still under investigation

Freedom New Mexico A report on a Nov. 17 officer involved fatal crash was not available Friday, according to Clovis Police records personnel. Thursday, police Chief Steve Sanders said investigators planned to meet with the district attorney Friday morning to review the case and determine if Officer Steve Gallegos would face criminal charges or citations […]

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Samplings of recent calls to Portales-area law enforcement, according to police records: Thursday • Just after 3 a.m., an officer responded to a report of a man falsely obtaining accommodation at a motel in the 1100 block of First Street. The desk clerk said about an hour earlier, a man inquired about room rates and […]

Nov. 28 — Police Blotter

Samplings of recent calls to Portales-area law enforcement, according to police records: Tuesday • About 5:40 p.m., a magistrate probation officer requested a police officer in the 200 block of South Avenue I to handle a narcotics violation. When the police officer arrived, the probation officer told him a 21-year-old man on probation had tested […]

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Samplings of recent calls to Portales-area law enforcement, according to police records: Friday • An officer went to a pet business in the 200 block of South Avenue H about 7:20 a.m. for a report of a burglary. The business owner said the night before, someone removed pins from the hinges on the back door […]

Nov. 7 — Police blotter

Samplings of recent calls handled by Portales-area law enforcement, according to police records:

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Police blotter — Oct. 27

Samplings of recent calls to Portales-area law enforcement, according to records: Friday • An officer was called to the Portales Skate Park about 6:15 p.m. for a report of a car windshield being cracked by fireworks fired from the skate park. The officer met a 40-year-old Portales woman who said she was driving down 18th […]

Sept. 19 Police blotter

Recent calls made to Roosevelt County dispatch, according to police records: Sept. 4 • At 7:05 p.m. officers responded to a fight in progress between the Portales city pool and the Memorial Building. When the first officer arrived, he located a group of juveniles and when he started to walk towards them, the officer saw […]

Sept. 5 Police blotter

A sampling of recent calls to Roosevelt County dispatch, according to police records: • Wednesday at 3:05 p.m., an officer was dispatched to Portales City Park when a girl called 911 and said she was about to get in a fight. When the officer arrived, he spoke with a 12-zyear-old girl who said a 13-year-old […]

Police blotter — Aug. 29

Recent calls to Roosevelt County dispatch, according to police records: • Aug. 24 at 3:15 p.m. officers responded to the 100 block of N. Knoxville Street in reference to a fight. Shortly after the officer arrived, he requested an ambulance for a seizure victim. No report was taken. • Aug. 24 at 6:06 p.m. someone […]

Aug. 24 — Police blotter

Recent calls to Roosevelt County Dispatch, according to police records: Aug. 17 • At 6:33 a.m. officers responded to an auto burglary call in the 1300 block of South Avenue A. The caller stated both of his vehicles were broken into overnight, and it was not the first time. The caller said his .45 caliber […]

High heat setting records

A few degrees, and a little bit of humidity, makes a big difference. It’s not a surprise that it’s hot. In August. In New Mexico. However, Clovis and Portales are experiencing a heat wave in which the average high for the first 15 day so August has been more than 3 degrees warmer than normal. […]

Possible drugs found at Curry jail

Freedom New Mexico Jail Administrator Keith Norwood said a detention officer found what appeared to be drugs Thursday in the lobby of the Curry County jail. Records show the discovery was reported just before midnight. Norwood described it as a “medium amount” of an unknown substance. The substance is being tested and the sheriff has […]

Bar owner faces felony allegation

Argen Duncan A Portales bar owner faces a felony allegation that she removed surveillance video requested by a state investigator. Court records show the investigator was looking into charges an underage clerk sold liquor to an intoxicated customer. Records show Susan Hamilton-Dick, owner of Goober McCool’s Saloon and Spirits, pleaded not guilty to obstruction of […]