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City Gives Warning to Two Albuquerque “Nuisance Property” Businesses | The Line

Line ABQ Public Safety

December 13, 2019 – The City of Albuquerque gave 10-day notices to two convenience stores to get these “nuisance properties” to make improvements for public safety. Gene Grant and the Line opinion panelists debate the roles of cities versus businesses to fight crime and protect the public.

Line Panelists:
Janice Arnold-Jones, former state representative
Dan Foley, former state representative
Eric Griego, former NM state senator
Serge Martinez, professor, UNM School of Law

For More Information:
City of Albuquerque gives two nuisance 7-Eleven properties 10-day noticeKRQE-TV

‘Nuisance’ label considered for two 7-ElevensThe Albuquerque Journal

APD Backtracks on Crime Statistics | The Line

Line APD Crime Stats

December 6, 2019 – The Albuquerque Journal discovered some significant flaws in the mid-year crime statistics that APD and Mayor Tim Keller glowingly announced on July first. Gene Grant and The Line opinion panelists look at new numbers that show crime statistics have not decreased nearly as much as originally reported. 

Line Panelists: 
Merritt Allen, Vox Optima
Michael Barrio, executive director, Prosperity Works
Michael Bird, public health consultant
Giovanna Rossi, Collective Action Strategies and “The Well Woman Show” (KUNM)  

For Further Reading, Watching: 

Video: City councilors press APD for answers over crime stat revisions – KOB 4

Mayor Keller, APD Release 2019 Mid-Year Crime Statistics – CABQ