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Los Alamos Police Blotter Oct. 8 to Oct. 20, 2015

on October 21, 2015 - 6:52pm

LAPD News:

The following information is provided by the Los Alamos Police Department.

Neither arrests nor charges indicate a conviction, and neither means that a person is guilty of the charges filed against them.

Oct. 8 at 2:02 p.m. / Police arrested Jordon Redmond, 32, of Los Alamos at 2500 Trinity Dr., and charged him with engaging in an act for personal financial gain and issued him a summons to appear in court. Police booking photo is not available.

Oct. 14 at 2:38 p.m. / A 29-year-old Los Alamos woman reported that she was battered by a household member.



Reminders And Safety Tips For Hunting On Santa Fe National Forest

on October 20, 2015 - 12:32pm
SFNF News:
SANTA FE  The Santa Fe National Forest (SFNF) urges hunters to set safety as their top priority and remain aware of their surroundings when hunting on National Forest System (NFS) lands. 
A good rule of thumb is look up, look down, look all around.
Hunters are advised to use extra caution in areas previously burned by wildfires which may have a large number of hazard trees and unstable soils prone to flash flooding. 
Hazard trees are dead, dying or unstable trees with the potential to cause property damage, personal injury or death if or when they fall. 
Burn areas are especially

Drug Courts Receive $600,000 In New Funding

on October 20, 2015 - 10:13am

Map of problem-solving courts across the state. Courtesy image




SANTA FE − Court programs that treat an offender’s addiction or mental illness are receiving $600,000 in new funding in the current fiscal year.


The money was appropriated by the Legislature to the Administrative Office of the Courts to be awarded to problem-solving courts, which include Adult and Juvenile Drug Courts, DWI Drug Courts, Family Dependency Courts and Mental Health Courts.


The money was distributed after a competitive grant process in which applications were submitted by problem-solving

LAPS Marches In Anti Bullying Walk

on October 19, 2015 - 4:35pm

LAPS partnered with Pojoaque and Española schools Saturday for the Best Friends Walk Together Anti Bullying Walk. Courtesy/Valley Daily Post

LAPS News:

October is National Bullying Prevention Month and Wednesday, Oct. 21 is Unity Day: Together Against Bullying — United for Kindness Acceptance Inclusion. 

Los Alamos Public Schools employees and students care deeply about safe and supportive schools and communities. To show support, we invite you to wear orange on Wednesday to send a message of hope and unity.

Public Input And Concerns Sought At Road Map Meeting Oct. 20

on October 19, 2015 - 3:42pm

NMED News:
  • State of New Mexico Develops Collaborative Plan for Monitoring of Gold King Mine Spill’s Long-Term Effects

SANTA FE—The State of New Mexico’s multi-agency Long-Term Impact Review Team, named by Gov. Susana Martinez during the Environmental Protection Agency’s Gold King Mine Spill last August, is developing the Road Map for continuing environmental monitoring activities that are informed by continuing public input. 

By collaborating with San Juan County’s civic and regional leaders, academia, stakeholder groups, and concerned citizens, and by reaching out to the Tribes, the

Los Alamos ‘Pom Squad’ Aids Hoarder Victims

on October 18, 2015 - 1:41pm
Bathed, brushed and well-fed, these Pomeranians are on the mend at the Los Alamos County Animal Shelter following their ordeal as hoarder victims. Photo by Carol A. Clark/
Public Safety Aide Alysha Lenderman reviews files with Deputy Police Chief Jason Wardlow Herrera Friday at the Los Alamos County Animal Shelter. Photo by Carol A. Clark/
Los Alamos Daily Post
Something just didn't seem right at a home on Fairway Drive in Los Alamos. A caller requested a welfare check Sept. 24 on the homeowner who hadn’t been seen lately.