N.M. Rehab Center Project In Question

CARLSBAD, N.M. — The planned drug rehabilitation facility at the Eddy County Detention Center in Carlsbad has experienced another setback in its six-year struggle to open its doors to the public.

Construction Starts for Navajo Justice Complex

The Navajo Nation has broken ground on a judicial and public safety complex located just north of Crownpoint in New Mexico.

New Mexico Nixes Death Penalty Amid Uptick in U.S. Executions

Gov. Bill Richardson repealed the death penalty in New Mexico as he signed legislation to replace capital punishment with a maximum sentence of life imprisonment without parole.