Gallup Sun

Monday, Jun 17th

Last update10:36:38 AM GMT

You are here: News Public Safety

Public Safety

UNM-Gallup students study global and human security

E-mail Print PDF
Four UNM-Gallup students are participating in a University of New Mexico grant-funded program to learn statistical languages and data analysis with an eye toward increasing global and human security.

UNM-Gallup visiting faculty member Andisheh Dadashi initiated the program for her students through association with Dr...

Weekly Police Activity Reports

E-mail Print PDF

McGaffey, May 4

The McKinley County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an attack on an Iyanbito man on May 4.

The man, Kyle Francisco, 25, told deputies that he had gone to McGaffey with friends earlier that day. He said during the trip, he was attacked by men he did not know. MedStar personnel said he had numerous scratches and bruises, as well as a possible broken nose.

According to the incident report, he refused to tell deputies who he was with. Later, his mother was interviewed and she confirmed that he had gone to McGaffey with friends, but said she did not know their names.



Gallup, May 3

About 9 pm on May 3, Gallup police...

Threats made against local schools

E-mail Print PDF

The Gallup Police reported receiving an emergency call from metro dispatch about a person who wanted to report an online employee posting, that included a threat to shoot up Gallup High School. The posting was on May 5. The call came in at 1:13 pm, May 6.  The Gallup McKinley schools have been notified and safety precautions have been put in place.  The FBI has also been notified. Police and detectives are actively investigating this incident.


Missing Endangered Juvenile Advisory issued by Gallup Police

E-mail Print PDF

The following is information for the distribution of a Missing Endangered Juvenile Advisory from the Gallup Police Department. Please refer all media inquiries to the Gallup Police Department at (505) 722-2002.

The Gallup Police Department is seeking the public's assistance in locating Emmanuel Gavin Haudley, a Native American male, 16 years old, 5’8” tall, 130 pounds, with brown eyes, and black hair.  He has a diamond tattoo on his right hand and a bruised left eye.

He was last seen on May 12, around 4:55 pm, near South Fourth Street in the Gallup area. It is unknown what type of clothing he was last wearing. Emmanuel is MISSING and is believed to be in DANGER...

School board to vote on renaming school district

E-mail Print PDF
Public can vote online

Gallup McKinley County Schools could have a new name down the road, depending on the outcome of the discussion to be held by the Board of Education at an upcoming meeting.

No information about the meeting is available at this time, including the projected cost, except that it will occur later in May.

The discussion was supposed to be held during the April 29 meeting, but it was tabled after a motion by Board Secretary Michael Schaaf, stating more time was needed to gather feedback from the public.

The decision to table was not without opposition, however.

“We’re capable of making the decision [on our own],” Dist. 1 member Kevin Mitchell said during the...

Page 3 of 195