Albuquerque News

New Mexico Officials to Hold ‘Bedbug’ Conference

City officials are holding a special conference aimed at fighting bedbugs in Albuquerque, N.M. The Albuquerque Environmental Health Department is scheduled to hold the conference Wednesday at the South Broadway Cultural Center. Officials say the conference will focus on bedbug …

Red Light Runners Increasing in Albuquerque, New Mexico

Red light cameras in Albuquerque, N.M., have been off two weeks and already police are reporting an uptick in drivers who run red lights. Albuquerque police say camera citations between Nov. 7 and Dec. 12 jumped about 12 percent over …

New Mexico City’s Police Suits Cost $7M in 2 Years

Albuquerque, N.M., has paid nearly $7 million in the past two years settle lawsuits triggered by police officers’ actions. The lawsuits stem from police-involved shootings, wrongful arrests and a wrongful death case filed by the family of Tera Chavez. Her …