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New Year’s Day Sees First Shooting Death | The Line

Shooting Crimes

January 10, 2020 – The new year arrived with a literal bang, as several high profile shootings portend a grim year for crime. Where are local leaders in solving the problem and how are we going to know if it’s getting better? The Line opinion panel, with NMiF senior producer Matt Grubs filling in this week for Gene Grant, looks at crime in Albuquerque and the rest of our state.

Line Panelists:
Eric Griego, former NM state senator
Edmund E. Perea, attorney
Laura Sanchez-Rivét, attorney
H. Diane Snyder, former NM state senator

For More Information:
Albuquerque Police ID First Homicide Victims of 2020Albuquerque Journal

APD Investigating First Homicide of the New YearAlbuquerque Journal

Police Suspect HomicideSanta Fe Reporter

New Policies Affect Shootings by APDAlbuquerque Journal

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