Youth suspected in auto burglaries

CNJ staff Three Clovis teenagers are suspects in what Clovis police call a series of auto burglaries. According to a release from the department, there had been a rash of auto and home burglaries in the northeast area of Clovis before an officer came across a suspect vehicle with expired tags. During field interviews with […]

July 6, 2008 Police Blotter

Samplings of recent calls received by Clovis-area law enforcement officers, according to reports: About noon June 27 an officer responded to the 1400 block of 21st Street for a theft report. A healthcare provider said three ampoules of morphine were stolen out of her vehicle. She said she put them in her car about six […]

June 18, 2008 Police Blotter

Samplings of recent calls received by Clovis-area law enforcement officers, according to reports: Around 9 a.m. June 9 an officer responded to a residence in the 700 block of Axtell for a larceny report. A woman said she saw a man and woman take a swamp cooler from the window of the unoccupied house. The […]

Candidate signs reported stolen

A Curry County Commission candidate said more than $250 worth of campaign signs have been stolen from various locations throughout the community. In a police report filed May 21, Gloria Wicker told police more than 25 of her campaign signs were taken from locations where she placed them three days earlier. A Democrat, Wicker is […]

May 9, 2008 Police Blotter

Samplings of recent calls received by Clovis-area law enforcement officers, according to reports: Around 9 a.m. Saturday an officer responded to the 1000 block of Oak Street for a recovered stolen vehicle. A man said he had found a pickup truck that was stolen from his relative in Portales two days earlier. The officer verified […]

Couple’s main means of transportation stolen

By Gabriel Monte: CNJ staff writer Alex Yuen said his bicycle didn’t just take him from home to work, it also gave a sense of freedom. A New York transplant, Yuen, 38, said he has never had the interest to learn how to drive a car. “I just like to ride just to ride, just […]

Clovis man charged in theft

CNJ staff A 22-year-old Clovis man was arrested Tuesday for stealing items from a home on County Road 14, according to a Curry County Sheriff’s Department press release. Jesse John Ramos is charged with aggravated burglary, larceny, parole violation and two other felony charges, the release said. Ramos is being held without bond at the […]

Oct. 21, 1947

Langdon L. Skarda’s German Shepherd, Fleetie Belle of Dornwald, was named grand champion of the All-Breed Dog Show held in Amarillo. … The blue prints of the road construction job for the highway to be constructed between Clovis and Texico were stolen from a truck. … Johnson’s Cafe, located at 113 W. Grand, advised readers […]

Information sought in tool theft case

CNJ staff The Curry County Sheriff’s Office is seeking information on a burglary last month in Broadview. Sometime between Aug. 25-28 a residence on Curry Road 45 was burglarized and several items stolen, a press release said. Items stolen included a Lincoln cracker box style welder, a 14- inch John Deere saw, a Troy-Bilt 2000 […]

July 15, 2007 Police Blotter

Samplings of recent calls received by Clovis-area law enforcement officers, according to reports: Around 8 p.m. July 4 officers responded to a domestic dispute in the 1300 block of Rencher Street. A man told the officers he and his wife had been fighting since the day before. He said his wife tried to hurt him […]