V.23 No.16 | 4/17/2014
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Reforming APD’s culture of violence requires radical change
Wherein Alibi Managing Editor Samantha Anne Carrillo reflects on the US Department of Justice investigation into Albuquerque police violence—specifically the resultant scathing DOJ report—and entreats citizens to engage in critical dialogue with both the DOJ and elected officials about our city’s future.
V.23 No.14 | 4/3/2014
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APD Ad Absurdum
Mainstream media misses protests’ point
Author Mike Smith urges Albuquerque citizens against cherry-picking chaotic moments from hours of peaceful protest against APD’s inordinately high number of fatal officer-involved shootings.
V.23 No.13 |
The Daily Word in the fuzz, the po-po and la chota
Over at the Journal, UpFront columnist Leslie Linthicum tells the dude in charge of APD that, contrary to his exhortation, "we’re not good."
The APD shootings are scaring away much-needed tourists, businesses and retirees.
NM Attorney General Gary King will launch an investigation into the two latest fatal shootings.
Even the Guardian has a photo of an unsmiling, visibly uncomfortable Mayor Berry reacting to the Foothills shooting.
Local Police Union President Stephanie Lopez has some insight into the officers involved in the Foothills shooting.
Those clever internetz folk in Guy Fawkes masks are very interested in our police department’s web presence.
The Las Cruces Police Department has declined Mayor Berry’s request to investigate the March 16, 2014 APD shooting.
This week’s Economist turns a critical eye toward the militarization of America’s police.
The Voice of Russia has similar coverage of our nation’s descent.
Oh well ... At least K-9 Rico, a Belgian Malinois, will probably live.
V.23 No.13 | 3/27/2014
Crib Notes: March 27, 2014
An all-APD pop quiz
Test your knowledge of the Albuquerque Police Department in this week’s APD-centric pop quiz.
V.23 No.5 | 1/30/2014
Life and Death and APD
The problem of police violence in Albuquerque
David Correia examines Albuquerque’s longstanding problem with police violence in the latest installment of the Alibi’s media partnership with La Jicarita.
V.20 No.52 | 12/29/2011
Year in Review: News
Best and Worst of 2011
It was the worst of times, it was the worst of times
It was the worst of times, it was the worst of times. In 2011, the happenings of the world—and Burque—loomed large. Inspect the Alibi’s highlight reel.
Mysterious New Mexico: Miracles, Magic, and Monsters in the Land of Enchantment at Barnes & Noble, Uptown
A reading and signing with writer Benjamin Radford.
JD McPherson • rockabilly • The Cactus Blossoms at SkyLight
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