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Fighting Crime on the University of New Mexico Campus

UNM Crime

October 18, 2019 – In a conversation with Lt. Trace Peck of the University of New Mexico Police Department, NMiF host Gene Grant looks into crime on urban college campuses like UNM – how police hope to track it and fight it, and whether a fence around campus or facial recognition software will help.

Lt. Trace Peck, UNM Police Department

For Further Reading:
UNM Releases 2019 Campus Security and Fire Safety ReportUNM Newsroom


The Line: Keeping Kids Safe In School

February 23, 2018 – After the horrific school shooting in Florida last week, students and parents have been on edge all over the country. This week in New Mexico, threats on social media of school violence have heightened fear and caution. Gene Grant and the Line opinion panelists discuss what is being done to address potential threats to schoolchildren, and what needs to happen next.

Line Panelists:
Dede Feldman, former state senator
Dan Foley, former House minority whip
Tom Garrity, The Garrity Group PR
Laura Sanchez-Rivét, attorney at Cuddy and McCarthy, LLP