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  • Report: Child Abuse Prevention Task Force Findings

    Report: Child Abuse Prevention Task Force Findings

    Read the findings from the 2014 Child Abuse Prevention Task Force Report and Community Recommendations.

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  • City Mourns the Loss of a Hero

    City Mourns the Loss of a Hero

    It is with great sadness the Albuquerque Police Department regrets to inform our community of Officer Daniel Webster's Passing.

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  • Unusual Stolen Pet Reunited with Owner, Thieves Arrested

    Unusual Stolen Pet Reunited with Owner, Thieves Arrested

    APD Officers Able to Quickly Reunite Stolen Tortoise with Owner

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  • Chief Eden Invited to Speak at National DOJ Summit

    Albuquerque Shares Innovative Ideas and Crime-Fighting Solutions with National Leaders

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  • Albuquerque Police Department Announces Upcoming Testing Dates

    Albuquerque is looking to hire outstanding police officers to serve our community

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  • Bosque Patrols Spot Illegal Campfire

    Extra patrols are already working in the City's treasured Bosque, but people still aren't heeding the important warnings.

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  • Coffee with a Cop to Support Family of Murdered Shiprock Girl

    Coffee with a Cop to Support Family of Murdered Shiprock Girl

    APD hopes to raise money for family of murdered 11-year old girl.

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  • Program for Students Interested in Law Enforcement

    The Albuquerque Police Department and Albuquerque Public Schools are Teaming Up to Prepare Students to Serve and Protect Our Communities.

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  • Parking for Donald Trump Rally

    Parking for Donald Trump Rally

    Best Places to Park if you Plan on Attending the Presidential Candidate Donald Trump's Rally on Tuesday, May 24th in Downtown Albuquerque.

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  • Police Search for Dog Napper

    Police Search for Dog Napper

    WANTED: Real life Cruella DeVille - Man Stealing Boston Terriers

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  • APD Welcomes 27 New Officers

    27 new police officers are joining the ranks of the Albuquerque Police Department as cadet class 115 graduates on Thursday, July 28th. Two of them have a unique perspective of our department.

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  • APD and Community Policing Councils Host Citywide Briefings

    The Albuquerque Police Department is partnering with Albuquerque’s Community Policing Councils to host discussions concerning the Settlement Agreement.

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  • Monthly Progress Update: Department of Justice Settlement Agreement

    Monthly Progress Update: Department of Justice Settlement Agreement

    APD Partners with Community Policing Councils and hosts successful city-wide briefings concerning settlement agreement progress.

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  • APD Hosts Coffee with a Cop with New Mexico Twist

    APD Hosts Coffee with a Cop with New Mexico Twist

    APD Participates in National Coffee with a Cop Day and Raises Funds for Cops for Kids

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  • Community Helps Raise $2,000 during National Coffee with a Cop Day

    APD Hosts Successful National Coffee with a Cop Day, but Funds are Still Needed for Annual Cops for Kids Program.

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  • Celebration of Service for Fallen APD Hero

    Celebration of Service for Fallen APD Hero

    Albuquerque Invited to Remember Officer Daniel Webster and His Service to our Community

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  • Two APD Officers Receive National Recognition

    Two APD Officers Receive National Recognition

    APD Officers Honored for Use of their Crisis Intervention Training

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  • Monthly Progress Update: APD Implements Robust Citizen Complaint Process

    APD Officers Fully Trained on Accepting Citizen Complaints

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  • Community Appreciation Day

    Community Appreciation Day

    Come enjoy free food and fun with the Albuquerque Police Department.

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  • Witness’s Quick-Thinking and Photos Help Solve Homicide

    Witness’s Quick-Thinking and Photos Help Solve Homicide

    UPDATE: VICTIM IDENTIFIED as Jerry Michael Trejo, 33, of Albuquerque.

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  • Help Identify Man Wanted for Shooting at Gas Station Clerk

    Help Identify Man Wanted for Shooting at Gas Station Clerk

    Surveillance Photos Released of Wanted Suspect.

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  • UPDATE: Silver Alert: David Tapia

    UPDATE: Silver Alert: David Tapia

    UPDATE: 80-year-old David Tapia is safe. He was found at an elderly care facility. We would like to thank everyone for helping to locate him.

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  • Reserve Officer Renders Critical Help to Year-Old Girl

    Reserve Officer Renders Critical Help to Year-Old Girl

    Friday’s Hero: ABQ Police Reserve Officer Abel Bazan

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  • APD Officers are Investigating a Murder Suicide

    Three children dead, Mother hospitalized.

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  • UPDATE: Offender Identified - Stagecoach Lane Shooting

    UPDATE: Offender Identified - Stagecoach Lane Shooting

    Three Children Killed, Mother in Critical Condition

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  • Statement: Release of the Names in Stagecoach Lane Shooting

    Information about name of the victims of the Stagecoach Lane Shooting.

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  • Family Releases a Statement - Stagecoach Lane Shooting

    The family from Monday’s horrific tragedy has asked the Albuquerque Police Department to issue the following statement on their behalf.

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  • Burglar Arrested, Found Still Lurking in the Area

    Burglar Arrested, Found Still Lurking in the Area

    Thanks to officers awareness and observations a burglary suspect was caught still lurking in the area of the crime.

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  • Attentive Neighbor Foils Burglary

    Attentive Neighbor Foils Burglary

    Burglary suspect jumps out of window and off rooftop to elude police.

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  • Violent Offender in Custody

    Violent Offender in Custody

    Luis Lara-Valdez was arrested on a felony warrant for Aggravated Assault with a deadly weapon.

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  • UPDATE: Man Found Decapitated

    Investigators: This appears to be a targeted crime.

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  • Repeat Offender at it Again

    Repeat Offender at it Again

    Repeat offender claims to have a bomb to avoid arrest.

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  • Repeat Offender Causes SWAT Call

    Repeat Offender Causes SWAT Call

    Repeat offender found with two stolen vehicles at her residence causes SWAT Call.

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  • Pup Wants to be a Police K9

    Pup Wants to be a Police K9

    Pup Tramples through a Crime Scene and Jumps into Police Car.

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  • LoJack Assists Police in Recovery of Two Stolen Vehicles

    LoJack Assists Police in Recovery of Two Stolen Vehicles

    The Albuquerque Police Department uses LoJack to find stolen vehicles and arrest auto theft suspect.

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  • Missing/Endangered Mother and Children

    Missing/Endangered Mother and Children

    Police need your help locating a missing family.

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  • UPDATE: Officer Involved Shooting Carlisle and Comanche

    UPDATE: Officer Involved Shooting Carlisle and Comanche

    Detectives Encounter Repeat Armed Robbery Suspect.

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  • Wanted Burglar Causes SWAT Call

    Wanted Burglar Causes SWAT Call

    Suspect charged with aggravated burglary, larceny, and conspiracy.

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  • $1.3 Million in Stolen Vehicles Recovered

    $1.3 Million in Stolen Vehicles Recovered

    LoJack assists agencies across the state in recovering stolen vehicles.

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  • MISSING/ENDANGERED PERSON - Luis Sanchez

    MISSING/ENDANGERED PERSON - Luis Sanchez

    Family is concerned 33-year-old Luis Sanchez may be a victim of violent crime.

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  • Repeat Offender Causes SWAT Call

    Repeat Offender Causes SWAT Call

    Christopher Heh was arrested for Commercial Burglary and Criminal Damage.

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  • Auto Theft Leads Police to Kidnapping

    Auto Theft Leads Police to Kidnapping

    The arrest of Joseph Secrest lead police to rescue a kidnapped victim.

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  • Armed Robbery Suspects Arrested

    Armed Robbery Suspects Arrested

    Two arrested suspects face charges after armed robbery.

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  • Female Suspect in Fatal Hit and Run Crash Arrested

    Female Suspect in Fatal Hit and Run Crash Arrested

    Elexus Groves, 21, Faces Charges for Her Role in Killing a 14-year-old High School Student.

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  • Officers Searching for Suspect who Fired Shots at Police

    Officers Searching for Suspect who Fired Shots at Police

    POLICE ACTIVITY: Osuna and the Railroad Tracks. Armed Suspects shot at police multiple times and flee into neighborhood.

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  • Multiple Wanted Subjects Arrested

    Multiple Wanted Subjects Arrested

    Four wanted subjects taken into custody after SWAT Call.

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  • Gun Store Thieves Arrested

    Gun Store Thieves Arrested

    Anthony Montano, Paul Martinez, Reymundo Lucero and Adrian Alderete were arrested in connection with Butches Reloading and Warriors Edge Armory.

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  • Two Wanted Suspects Caught in Amarillo, TX

    Two Wanted Suspects Caught in Amarillo, TX

    Daniel White and April Kephart were arrested after a pursuit by Amarillo Police.

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  • UPDATE: Police Activity - Chico and Rhode Island

    Officers Discharge Weapons after Encountering Threat

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  • Guns in the Wrong Hands

    Guns in the Wrong Hands

    Violent offenders looking for crimes of opportunity.

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  • Two SWAT Situations End Peacefully

    Two SWAT Situations End Peacefully

    Two SWAT situations in less than 24 hours end peacefully totaling 3 suspects in custody.

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  • UPDATE: Police Make Multiple Significant Arrests Over the Weekend

    UPDATE: Police Make Multiple Significant Arrests Over the Weekend

    Albuquerque police arrest two violent offenders over Super Bowl weekend.

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  • Repeat Auto Theft Offender Caught Yet Again

    Repeat Auto Theft Offender Caught Yet Again

    Familiar auto theft offender caught in bait vehicle.

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  • Monthly Progress Update: APD Expands Social Media Use to Meet CASA Requirements

    The Albuquerque Police Department is Expanding Access through Online Communication

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  • Home Invasion, One Suspect Killed and Another Arrested

    Home Invasion, One Suspect Killed and Another Arrested

    Homeowner defends himself and girlfriend from two burglary suspects during a home invasion.

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  • TOMORROW: #TweetFromTheBeat

    TOMORROW: #TweetFromTheBeat

    You have an opportunity to patrol alongside APD without leaving your computer.

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  • Chile Dogs with a Cop

    Chile Dogs with a Cop

    Come join officers with the Albuquerque Police Department for food, fun, fellowship and support a grieving family.

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  • UPDATE: Found Child - Relative Located

    UPDATE: Found Child - Relative Located

    Child found wandering near the zoo.

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  • VIDEO: Good Samaritan Helps Lost Child

    VIDEO: Good Samaritan Helps Lost Child

    A good Samaritan helped a lost little girl who was found wandering near the zoo as officers attempted to find her family.

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  • Police Make Several Drug Related Arrests

    Police Make Several Drug Related Arrests

    Several subjects were arrested and charged on drug related charges.

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  • Three Arrested After Reports of Overdose

    Three Arrested After Reports of Overdose

    Narcotics detectives arrest three individuals responsible for illegal drug sales to kids.

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  • Violent Offender Back on the Streets

    Violent Offender Back on the Streets

    Gregory Dozier was released from custody yesterday after a violent stabbing that left the victim in critical condition.

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  • Wanted Suspect Arrested After SWAT Call

    Wanted Suspect Arrested After SWAT Call

    Jeremy Pearson was arrested on outstanding felony warrants.

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  • Three Suspects Arrested in Stolen Vehicles

    Three Suspects Arrested in Stolen Vehicles

    Damyan Baca, Sativa Tafoya and Justin Taul were all arrested after being found in stolen vehicles.

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  • Drunk Driver Arrested After Doing Cartwheels

    Drunk Driver Arrested After Doing Cartwheels

    Bryelle Marshall was arrested after failing to complete field sobriety tests.

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  • Repeat Property Crime Offender Arrested

    Repeat Property Crime Offender Arrested

    Andrew Wilson was arrested after being connected to several crimes in the Albuquerque and Rio Rancho area.

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  • LoJack Leads Officers to Auto Theft Suspect

    LoJack Leads Officers to Auto Theft Suspect

    Victor Gomez was arrested and charged with Receiving/Transferring a Stolen Motor Vehicle and for an outstanding Felony Warrant.

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  • Road Rage Incident Leads to Crash

    Road Rage Incident Leads to Crash

    Chase Smotherman and Destiny Sisneros were arrested after a road rage incident that lead to a crash.

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  • Known Drug Dealer Arrested Again

    Known Drug Dealer Arrested Again

    Anthony Stevenson was arrested for selling illegal drugs.

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  • Robbery Suspect Arrested

    Robbery Suspect Arrested

    Joseph Rodriquez arrested after committing a robbery at a local convenience store.

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  • Suspect Arrested and Charged with Murder

    Suspect Arrested and Charged with Murder

    Officers arrested Luke Waruszewski and charged him with murder after an incident at 111 Coors Blvd.

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  • CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Community Policing in Albuquerque - 2016

    Albuquerque Police Body Cameras Roll during Unexpected Citizens Encounters

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  • Department Graduates 10 New Police Service Aides

    Department Graduates 10 New Police Service Aides

    There are 10 new Police Service Aides serving the City of Albuquerque today. The new members of the Department were sworn in by Chief Gorden E. Eden Jr., and are part of a bigger push by Mayor Richard J. Berry to increase the number of PSAs in Albuquerque. The graduates, 9 full-time and 1 part-time, all of which are men.

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  • APD Hosts 2nd Virtual Question and Answer Session: #TuesdayCopTalk

    APD Hosts 2nd Virtual Question and Answer Session: #TuesdayCopTalk

    The Albuquerque Police Department Continues to Expand Access through Online Communication.

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  • Duo Arrested in Drug Trafficking Investigation

    Duo Arrested in Drug Trafficking Investigation

    Miles King and Chantele Armstead were arrested on drug charges and outstanding warrants.

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  • Homicide Offenders Arrests by SWAT

    Homicide Offenders Arrests by SWAT

    Eder Thomas Ortiz-Parra, 24, Edwin Edsel Oritz-Parra, 26, and Rafael Gonzalez-Parra, 25, were arrested for Murder, Aggravated Battery and Conspiracy.

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  • Three Unsolved Cases Police Need Your Help Solving

    Three Unsolved Cases Police Need Your Help Solving

    These three men were murdered by unknown offenders and officers need your help in solving these cases.

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  • Monthly Progress Update: Community Invited to Learn More, Latest APD Progress Report

    The Albuquerque Community Policing Councils & APD Host 2nd Round of City-Wide Meetings

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  • Drunk Driver Crashes Vehicle and Leaves the Scene

    Drunk Driver Crashes Vehicle and Leaves the Scene

    Brian Williams was arrested and charged with several DWI related charges after causing a crash and leaving the scene of an accident.

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  • Property Crime Offender Arrested

    Property Crime Offender Arrested

    Melanie Trujillo was arrested and charged with Auto Burglary, Receiving Stolen Property and Larceny after entering a city owned vehicle.

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  • Female Who Punched Officer, Released Without Bond

    Female Who Punched Officer, Released Without Bond

    Alexis Mansell was arrested and charged with 2 counts of Battery on Peace Officer.

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  • Man Charged with Aggravated Burglary

    Man Charged with Aggravated Burglary

    Police arrested Deiver Ramirez-Cobos after he was seen leaving a possible stolen vehicle and hid in a nearby home.

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  • Violent Offender Causes Havoc During Rush Hour

    Violent Offender Causes Havoc During Rush Hour

    Joshua Ortega caused problems for police, committed crimes and put the public in extreme danger.

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  • Drug Dealer Arrested, Two Others Arrested at Local Park

    Drug Dealer Arrested, Two Others Arrested at Local Park

    Jeffery Kading, Sandra Arroyo, and Julio Chacon were all arrested by APD Narcotics detectives.

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  • Repeat DWI Offender Attempts to Flee Checkpoint

    Repeat DWI Offender Attempts to Flee Checkpoint

    Steve Martinez was arrested and charged with his 9th DWI at last nights checkpoint.

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  • Fight Leads to Stabbing, Suspect Arrested

    Fight Leads to Stabbing, Suspect Arrested

    Muhammad Ameer was arrested and charged for the stabbing death of Aaron Sieben.

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  • Car Jacking Duo Arrested, Theft Foiled by Start Switch

    Car Jacking Duo Arrested, Theft Foiled by Start Switch

    Curtis Otero and Tanya Serrano were arrested and charged with multiple felony charges after being caught in a stolen vehicle equipped with LoJack.

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  • Felon Caught with Stolen Vehicle and 2 Firearms

    Felon Caught with Stolen Vehicle and 2 Firearms

    Sean York was arrested after being caught in a stolen vehicle and having two firearms in his possession.

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  • $50,000 of Stolen Propety Recovered, Arrest Made

    $50,000 of Stolen Propety Recovered, Arrest Made

    Alex Martinez was arrested and charged after detectives located stolen property in his possession.

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  • Two Arrested, Caught Selling Stolen Vehicles

    Two Arrested, Caught Selling Stolen Vehicles

    Frank Maestas and Eliguis Montano were both arrested and charged with multiple felony charges.

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  • Machete Wielding Suspect Arrested

    Machete Wielding Suspect Arrested

    Steven Leewright was arrested after he threatened a security guard at a local Smith's Grocery Store with a machete.

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  • Man Steals Car to Pick Up Ankle Monitor

    Man Steals Car to Pick Up Ankle Monitor

    LoJack assists Albuquerque Police in arresting two more auto theft offenders. One who was going to report to pre-trial services.

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  • Monthly Progress Update: Have You Seen APD’s Latest Progress Report?

    Monthly Progress Update: Have You Seen APD’s Latest Progress Report?

    APD Partners with Community Policing Councils to Host Successful City-Wide Briefings and Review APD's Latest Progress Report.

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  • Suspect Arrested After Walking Into Home

    Suspect Arrested After Walking Into Home

    William Hodges was arrested after walking into a woman's residence while she was home alone.

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  • Man Breaks Into Bank for Pens and Candy

    Man Breaks Into Bank for Pens and Candy

    Blaine Bobchak admits to breaking into bank and is charged with Commercial Burglary.

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  • License Plate Gets Burglar Caught Red Handed

    License Plate Gets Burglar Caught Red Handed

    Steve Anderson was arrested and charged with Burglary and Possession of Burglary Tools.

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  • Male Wanted for Violent Felonies Located Burglarizing a Home

    Male Wanted for Violent Felonies Located Burglarizing a Home

    Veronica Martinez, Daviana Martinez and Kevin Golladay were all arrested and charged with Residential Burglary and Conspiracy.

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