Public Safety

NNSA Hosts NPT Parties At LANL And Sandia

Ambassador Adam Scheinman
U.S. Special Representative of the President for Nuclear Nonproliferation

NNSA News:

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) on March 25-27, hosted representatives from 11 members of the States Parties to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT) and one representative from the United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs. 

The officials from non-nuclear-weapon states visited facilities at Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) and Sandia National Laboratories (SNL) related


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Local Pharmacist Participates In Haiti Medical Mission

Haitians wait to see medical professionals during a previous Medical Mission. Courtesy/Catherine Fry

COMMUNITY News:

Los Alamos Pharmacist Catherine Fry is fundraising as she returns to Haiti for her third Medical Mission with Friends of the Children of Haiti.

“Please consider making a financial donation to support my May team’s effort to provide quality health care to the least of God’s children,” she said. 

Secure donations may be made at http://fotcoh.donorpages.com/May2015Team/CatherineFry/.

Friends of the Children of Haiti information:

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New Mexico Receives Nearly $2.5 Million In Federal Disaster Assistance For Tres Lagunas Fire

STATE News:

DENTON, Texas – The state of New Mexico has been awarded nearly $2.5 million in federal disaster assistance in the aftermath of the Tres Lagunas Fire that happened in late May, early June 2013.

The funding, which is made possible by the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) Fire Management Assistance Grant Program, serves as reimbursement for firefighting costs incurred while fighting the fire.

In 2013, the Tres Lagunas Fire threatened hundreds of homes, as well as roads and bridges, and burned thousands of acres of land in San Miguel County. The Fire Management Assistance


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FBI: Defendant Prosecuted Under Federal ‘Worst of the Worst’ Anti-Violence Initiative

FBI News:

Federal Jury Finds Albuquerque Man Guilty of Violating the Hobbs Act

ALBUQUERQUE—A federal jury sitting in Santa Fe, returned a verdict Thursday finding David Savoy Thomas guilty of four counts of violating the Hobbs Act by robbing and attempting to rob commercial businesses involved in interstate commerce after a three-day trial.

The guilty verdict was announced by U.S. Attorney Damon P. Martinez, Special Agent in Charge Carol K.O. Lee of the FBI’s Albuquerque Division, and Albuquerque Police Chief Gorden Eden, Jr.

Thomas, 55, of Albuquerque, N.M., was charged with four counts


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