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APD’s Homicide Unit has solved 88 homicide cases and 109 suspects have been charged, arrested or deceased.
The Albuquerque Police Department is seeking the public’s help identifying a young female whose remains were found 26 years ago. APD is releasing a new sketch of what the victim may have looked like
The #FBI has posted an updated list of 203 Native Americans verified as missing throughout New Mexico and the Navajo Nation. Our website also has been improved. Go to and if you know the location of anyone on the list, call law enforcement. #MMIP #MMIWR
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The Records Office at APD Main 400 Roma will be closed from Nov. 22-23 due to construction. If you need assistance with records please call 505-768-2020. Reports can still be filed online or at the nearest substation.…
Identity theft and scams are one of the fastest growing crimes in our country today. Here are some resources to prevent this frustrating crime.…
Southwest PRT officers were flagged down by a man who spotted his stolen vehicle. With help from Air Support, officers located the vehicle and performed a high risk stop. All occupants of the stolen vehicle were detained. A firearm and 400 Fentanyl pills were also recovered.
APD SWAT officers arrested a murder suspect and another wanted individual following a stand-off Wednesday at a residence in Barelas, south of Downtown.
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APD Auto Theft Unit arrested Christopher Campos, 33, on five felony warrants. Campos was with murder suspect Anjanette Martinez on Wednesday when APD’s SWAT team detained the pair in the Barelas neighborhood.
Last year, we took the #MetroCrimeInitiative to the legislature to pass crime fighting policies, close gaps in the criminal justice system, and bring in funding for important public safety programs. While we saw several successes in this session, we're far from finished.
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APD has ramped up traffic citations and stops over the last year. Here are the results compared to last year's numbers. Traffic Stops 2021= 11,230 2022= 31,150 Moving Citations 2021= 17,002 2022= 31,150 Division Fatal Crash 2021= 69 2022= 52
Behavioral Health Court. DWI Recovery Court. Community Veterans Court. These are just a few of Bernalillo County Metropolitan Court's Specialty Courts and APD cadets recently learned about their important role in Specialty Court Teams. #NMCourts #NewMexico
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Live in the foothills area? Join us for an agenda-free lunch with conversation and pizza! Get to know your @ABQPOLICE Foothills Area Command at Dion's Pizza on Montgomery and Morris on November 19 from 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.… #OneAlbuquerque
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NW area command officers conducted a proactive operation in and around Cottonwood Mall resulting in the following, apprehended 21 Felony Warrants and apprehended 2 Felony Offenders. Business owners expressed thanks for the increased presence of officers.
Last week APD officers conducted a citywide warrant round up resulting in 65 offenders booked into the detention center, 92 warrants cleared, 15 new felony charges, 16 misdemeanor warrants cleared, 2 misdemeanor arrests, and 4 stolen vehicles recovered.
APD detectives arrested Emery Gallegos and Savannah Davis on Wednesday and charged the couple with the September murder of William Lee Vencill. @ABQPOLICE
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APD released preliminary crime stats for the first six months of 2022. The presentation can be found here…
The independent monitor overseeing APD’s reform efforts has released its 16th report, which shows another major increase in overall compliance. APD achieved 100% primary compliance and 99% secondary compliance, which reflects new policies and training based on those policies.
#HSI Albuquerque rescued 3 kidnapping victims & arrested 2 alleged hostage takers & 58 undocumented non-citizens Nov. 4. Thanks to @ABQPOLICE for assisting in rescue of mother & her 2 children - ages 5 & 9. A weapon & nearly $47,000 were seized during the enforcement action. #DHS
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If you are a victim of crime in Albuquerque, you might be able to report this crime to the Albuquerque Police Department online. File a police report online at…
Last week APD officers conducted a citywide warrant round up resulting in 53 individuals booked into the detention center, 82 felony warrants cleared, 8 new felony arrests, 4 misdemeanor arrests, and 1 stolen vehicle recovered.
The Albuquerque Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Division has created a Victim’s Assistance Unit (VAU) to ensure that victims, survivors and families of those impacted by violent crime are treated with respect, compassion and dignity.
During recent auto-theft operations several individuals that stole city owned bait cars were arrested. You can be cited for leaving your vehicle on while unattended. Please help us prevent auto-theft by not warming up your vehicles or leaving them unattended. #APDDaily49
APD is seeking assistance from the pubic in locating three homicide offenders that the Investigative Services Division is working to apprehend.If you have any information about the whereabouts of the three individuals please contact Crime Stoppers at (505)-843-STOP.
Today we began a 3 yr. program with the National Public Safety Partnership. APD applied for this program and was selected to receive intensive training and technical assistance in the areas of gun violence, community engagement, crime analysis, technology, and much more.
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APD is divided into 6 area commands. Find out which area command you live in here…
Thank you to @NMLegislature , @GovMLG, @MayorKeller, and @OSICriminalDiv for their support on our chop shop bill. We made our first large chop shop bust and arrest since the bill became a law earlier this year and I hope it sends a strong message to auto theft offenders.
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The holidays are a joyous time of year. It is also a time when individuals need to be alert to the possibility of crime. Taking simple precautions can ensure a safe and happy holiday season.…
Drivers should consider alternative river crossings north of I-40, such as Montaño Road, Paseo Del Norte Blvd. and Alameda Blvd. There will be no parking allowed along the route for the motorcade. Parked cars will be towed.
Drivers should avoid the area south of I-40 in SE and SW Albuquerque between the hours of 12:30 and 7:00p.m. Rush hour traffic will be impacted as drivers cross the Rio Grande in the evening.
APD will provide traffic control assistance during President Biden’s visit to New Mexico on Thursday. The President will attend multiple events while in Albuquerque, which will require police to shut down traffic on some stretches of roads, including I-25, I-40 and the Big-I.
If your child is missing. Information 911 needs: Child’s name, date of birth, height, weight, unique identifiers – braces, glasses, birth marks, scars, clothing description. Provide a current photo to Officers.…
Great job by NW PRT officers. They have apprehended two Robbery suspects in the past several days. Let’s recognize our officers are working hard each and everyday.
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Last week officers partnered with over 20 businesses to conduct a patrol operation in the Northwest Area Command. This operation resulted in 7 Felony Arrests, 1 misdemeanor arrest, issued 7 summons, and recovered $4,000 in stolen merchandise.
Auto burglary is a crime of opportunity; vehicles are easy targets and often contain property that is attractive to thieves. Use these easy, inexpensive tips to reduce your risk.…
Today is #nationalfirstrespondersday thank you to all first responders for their dedicated service to our community!
This #NationalFirstRespondersDay, we want to recognize the agencies and individuals who are dedicated to keeping our community safe and helping those in crisis. Thank you for your service. #OneAlbuquerque
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It's #NationalFirstRespondersDay! Thank you to all the brave police officers, EMTs, & firefighters in @ABQPOLICE & @abqfire. We appreciate you today & every day. 👮👩‍🚒#OneAlbuquerqueqt0r
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Taking precautionary measures can reduce your chances of becoming the victim of an auto theft. These tips can help make your vehicle an unappealing target for auto thieves.…
Halloween is coming up and APD wants everyone to have a safe weekend. Please take a moment to look at these helpful tips!…
Neighborhood watch groups are a great way to help keep your neighborhood safe. A block captain will be selected at a meeting and they will be the point of contact for police. Learn more about neighborhood watch groups or become a block captain here:…
Congratulations to the officers who were promoted today. We are proud of your leadership within the department
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APD’s Ambassador Program is designed to facilitate clear, consistent lines of communication with different groups within the community who have not previously had a voice with the police. Visit… for more information
One of the biggest challenges to police recruits is the physical fitness test. @ABQPoliceChief is borrowing an idea from @SacPolice to start a pre-academy so recruits can train at APD before taking the test.
Curious about police activity in your neighborhood or on your way to school or work? Share details like date, time, and location and use #AskAPD We will do our best to track it down. #AskAPD is not manned 24/7. For all emergencies please call 911, non-emergencies call 242-COPS.
APD Organized Crime Unit in conjunction with Northwest PRT officers, SWAT and the NM Attorney’s General Office have arrested two habitual organized retail crime offenders.
NB Coors is closed at Ellison due to a possible sink hole @abqfire
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APD has launched a new evidence portal called Community Supporting Investigations to provide real time video/photographic evidence for crimes in progress. For more information on the new portal please click the link.…
On October 17, 2022, two unknown males took merchandise from the Spirit Halloween store and threatened employees with a firearm when confronted. Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers, at (505) 843-STOP (7867) or
APD officers worked with Code Enforcement today to clear an encampment on private property
APD currently uses ShotSpotter in all 6 area commands. This system is a gun detection technology that alerts officers to gunshots fired and allows them to hear it in real time. Dispatchers and officers receive notifications on their phones that show where the shots were fired.
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