Walmart has decided to stop selling firearms at its 16 New Mexico locations due to a new universal background check law which went into effect last Monday, July 1, 2019. Senate Bill (SB) 8, makes it unlawful to sell any firearm without having first performed a background check. Doing so could result in a misdemeanor […]
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Las Cruces, NM— A man fatally shot his neighbor after witnessing what he believed to be an attack near his home on Saturday morning. According to Las Cruces Police Department, 28-year-old Nathan Froseth and his wife had started drinking on Friday night which carried into early Saturday morning June 16th. At some point, the couple […]
An FBI agent is under investigation for the shooting of a man who pulled a gun on a woman in an Albuquerque, N.M. last Saturday night. Albuquerque, Police Department, (APD) Spokesman Simon Drobik said a woman called 911 at around 8 p.m. to report being followed by a stalker. Perhaps seeking the safety of a […]
Until recently, New Mexico and Louisiana honored each other’s concealed carry permits. That has now changed. Now, residents of New Mexico will no longer be allowed to carry concealed in the state of Louisiana, and vice versa. As of yesterday, the NM state government sites shows the updated lists of what state permits are honored […]
A judge with a gun stopped a man from breaking into a vehicle In Carlsbad, New Mexico. Eddy County Magistrate Judge Kelly Calicoat told police that he had been leaving the courthouse when he spotted a man rummaging through a car he knew belonged to one of the courthouse clerks. When Judge Calicoat returned […]
Trying to understand where you can and can’t carry with the New Mexico CCW Permit? This article will help you understand the law.