Portales man arrested in drug seizure

The Associated Press PEORIA, Ariz. (AP) — A New Mexico man and two Mexican citizens have been arrested after authorities seized about 85 pounds of cocaine at a Peoria home. Arizona Department of Public Safety officers served a search warrant at the house Tuesday. Detectives were searching for money, drugs and suspects believed to be [...]

Clovis man arrested in connection to drug seizure

CNJ Staff A 21-year-old Clovis man was arrested Thursday in connection with a substantial drug seizure, Curry County Undersheriff Wesley Waller said. Brent Roaf is being held on $16,500 bond, jail officials said. Around 9 p.m. a deputy serving a subpoena at an apartment in the 2900 block of Main Street smelled burning marijuana and [...]

Supreme Court takes civil check from citizens

Freedom Newspapers O n Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court, in a troubling turn, expanded the protections for police who use force against suspects. Two rulings were handed down. The first involved Rochelle Brosseau, an officer who “shot Kenneth Haugen in 1999 as he fled in his Jeep to avoid being arrested for drug charges and [...]