Alibi V.27 No.49 • Dec 6-12, 2018 
APD continues to move toward a community policing model

Council Watch

Police Oversight Plan Progresses

Harness re-appointed, Ginger positive and more APD buzz

Civilian police oversight is a difficult task at best and for the better half of 2018 the agency and the board have been struggling to keep up.
Homelessness in Albuquerque
KRQE News

News Commentary

A Globe of Good Gifts

A reprieve from the cold and Keller’s priorities outlined

Like the people that utilize them, the shanty-towns of Albuquerque are everywhere and nowhere at once: ghostly yet omnipresent.
The News Monkey

Newscity

Last week the Public Education Department released grades for teacher preparation programs; Former Taxation and Revenue Department Secretary Demesia Padilla has pleaded not guilty to charges of embezzlement and corruption; Environment Department has accused Los Alamos National Laboratory of violating its hazardous waste permit.
Representative-Elect Abbas Akil (L) poses with a youthful voter
Via Facebook

Election Wrap-up

Abbas Wins District 20

Democrat’s election is certified by the state

Another part of the progressive puzzle falls into place as Abbas is the certified winner in District 20.
Odds and Ends

Odds & Ends

Funny because prison vacation happens to someone else.

Letters

A reader writes about readers not writing.

EVENT HORIZON ()

Please Don't Name it Tom Braidy

World’s Longest Braid

Witness a Guinness Book World Record attempt for the longest textile braid and make history with an interactive braiding bar for public participation.
calendar
Image by Clarke Condé

EVENT HORIZON ()

Unless

Planting Day

Help plant over 300 trees at the 3rd Annual Bosque Planting Day on Saturday, Feb. 22 from 9:30am to 3pm. RSVP by emailing Alejandría at alyons01@unm.edu, grab your gardening gloves and get on down to Bosque Cultural Healing Garden Project for a day of reforestation with volunteers revitalizing the Albuquerque Bosque. It’s free and open to arborists of all ages.

calendar