Posted on: January 5, 2018

Man charged with manslaughter in fatal shooting

shooting investigation

A local man died shortly after he was shot multiple times during a domestic dispute around midday Jan. 5. The alleged shooter was arrested and charged with manslaughter after he turned himself in at the police station later that afternoon.

Following the sh...

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Posted on: December 29, 2017

The unusual can often be part of routine day for RPD

Offbeat Police Blotter

By Todd Wildermuth

RPD Public Information Officer

Roswell, N.M. — Roswell Police Department officers never know what unique and unusual situations they may deal with during any given day. A routine shift often includes officers responding to some ...

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Posted on: December 21, 2017

Protecting yourself against scams

Scam Keyboard

The Roswell Police Department Criminal Investigations Division would like to offer the public these tips regarding telephone and email scams:

  • Entities providing services to you, such as government agencies, will never call or email you and request payment ...
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Posted on: December 20, 2017

Keeping you and your vehicle safe and secure

Car Burglar

The Roswell Police Department Criminal Investigations Division would like to offer the public these vehicle security and safety tips:

  • Lock your car door anytime you are away from your car.
  • With the changing of seasons, it is very tempting to start your car ...
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Posted on: December 1, 2017

Taking precautions to protect financial-account information

using atm

The Roswell Police Department urges citizens to be aware of the threat of debit- and credit-card “skimming” and take precautions to prevent becoming a victim of these criminals who often use deceptive technology to steal card informati...

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Posted on: January 17, 2017

RPD is hiring!

RPD apply now

The Roswell Police Department is now hiring! We are eager to add to the department those who share our commitment to making a positive difference by protecting and serving this community. RPD welcomes anyone ready to become part of our team of professiona...

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