31, Jan 2015 - Curry, NM Artesia, N.M., man sentence in Clovis for 2012 sexual assault, robbery of elderly woman
NM man sentenced for assault, robbery A 35-year-old Artesia, New Mexico, man was sentenced Monday to 401/2 years in prison for sexually assaulting and robbing an elderly woman two years ago in Clovis, New Mexico. A Curry County, New Mexico, jury convicted Richard Sena in May 2014 on charges of criminal sexual penetration, kidnapping, criminal sexual contact, armed robbery and aggravated robbery ...
11, Oct 2014 - New Mexico immigration lockup draws criticism
ARTESIA, N.M. (AP) — Trailers have been set up for a school at a federal immigration detention center in an isolated New Mexico desert town. A basketball court and a soccer field have been installed. And detainees are pleading their cases over a video link with judges in Denver.
10, Oct 2014 - The US is jailing immigrant women and children under appalling conditions
Most asylum seekers are law-abiding but are detained in spite of international law. Shannon Speed AUSTIN, Texas — In America, women and children as young as 11 months old are being jailed. More than 500 women and children are currently detained by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) in a for-profit detention center in Karnes City, Texas. Six hundred more are held in Artesia, New Mexico ...