NM Police Abuse/Names Section A     B    C    D     E    F     G      H     IJK     L     MN      O    QR (here)     S     T      UVW      XYZ See also:  Victim Incidents/Cases     Police - Blue Lives Matter     Locations by City and Names A to Z Indexes Q-R On this page:      Alphabetical Linked List of Summaries      Summaries (below linked list)     Code Key (separate page)    Example of Code Layout: Template: 1-city/2-rank of officer/3-problem(s)/4-*NAME* famous or well known case as last name of victim 1-SIL/2-OFC-LCSHO/3-FORCE/4-*BRYAN*  Means: 1-Silver City, New Mexico   2-Officer of Lea County Sheriff’s Office     3- Problem is that he used excessive force  4- name of victim in a famous or well known case is Bryan   R   Ramsdale, Rick 1-ALGRDO/3-DRUG     Reynolds, Ed 1-SIL    Robinson, Vasshawn 1-HOB /2-OFC HPD /3 SUIT- DISCRIM  Rodella Jr., Thomas 1-ESP   Rodriguez, Robert 1-DEM /2-DEP /3-FORCE/4-*ECKERT*     Romero, Robert 1-ALBQ /2-DET /4- *DANIELS*      Rupp, Christopher 1-RUID DWNS /2-ex-CHF /3-FIRED        R   thegoldenrivernet-systemabuse-policeabuse-newmexico-policenames Ramsdale, Rick. (2009) ALGRDO  Narcotics agent. DPS-Dept Public Safety. Caught by other police officers.  Excerpt Abq Journal, By Staff, 03/24/2009):  Alamogordo police officer arrested on trafficking charges after release from hospital Saturday.  A 46-year- old undercover narcotics officer with the Alamogordo Department of Public Safety was arrested Saturday on charges of drug trafficking after New Mexico State Police searched his home and found 1.3 pounds of cocaine, the Alamogordo Daily News reported.  From Holloman Underground Blog Site: Ramsdale started working as an undercover narcotics officer five weeks ago. He has worked as a patrol officer at ADPS for one year. He was an Otero County Sheriff's Department deputy for five years prior to working at ADPS. https://www.abqjournal.com/16634/650am-undercover-narcotics-cop-caught-with-coke-at-home.html http://www.hollomanunderground.com/topic.jsp?topicId=11310863 Reynolds, Ed. (2016) Silver City. Police Chief.  Excerpt KOB. By Chris Ramirez (11/15/2016):  “Nikki was not just one woman up against one man,” Schauer Ives said.  “She was one woman up against an entire police department.”  …Reynolds did place Contreras on administrative leave and took away his gun and badge, but did not arrest him or take any additional steps to protect Nikki. http://www.kob.com/investigative-news/silver-city-police-department-accused-of-protecting-colleague-before-he-killed- girlfriend-nikki-bascom-mark-contreras/4318951/ Robinson, Vasshawn (2017) Hobbs  Officer-HPD Lawsuit discrimination 2017/10/11--http://www.hobbsnews.com/ex-officers-file-lawsuit-hpd/ Rodella Jr., Thomas.  (03/11/2014 - Incident).  Espanola.  High speed chase, roughing up, son in car, not wearing police uniform, etc. Excerpt from KRQE.  By Hawa Konte. 09/27/2014):  Jury finds Sheriff Rodella guilty on two counts… Count 1 of the Indictment charged Sheriff Rodella with violating the victim’s civil rights by subjecting him to an unreasonable seizure while acting under color of law.  Count 2 charged the Sheriff with brandishing a firearm during a crime of violence. 2014/09/26--http://krqe.com/2014/09/26/closing-arguments-expected-in-rodella-trial/ Rodriguez, Robert(2014) Deming. Hidalgo County. Sheriff Officer.  Listed in lawsuit.  Excerpt from Watchdog 2014/06/10: Six months after NM cavity search case, half the cops still on job…Hidalgo County officials would not disclose whether any of their officers were disciplined, claiming that such information doesn’t have to be disclosed because “they are considered matters of opinion in personnel files.”  2014/06/10--http://watchdog.org/149224/cavity-search-case/ filed 2013/10/11--https://www.scribd.com/document/184546598/Deming-police-officers-offer-their-defense-to-anal-assault- complaint Romero, Robert. (1986) Albuquerque.  Lead detective in association with Linda Daniels (1986) murder case.  Excerpt from True Crime Diva-2012/07/02: Lead detective Robert Romero feared the media coverage might have scared off the suspects. 2012/07/02--https://truecrimediva.com/the-brutal-rape-and-murder-of-linda-daniels/ Rupp, Christopher Ruidoso Downs. Ex-Chief.  Fired. 2016/09/28--https://www.abqjournal.com/840299/bitter-downs-council-split-over-police-chiefs-reappointment.html https://www.abqjournal.com/854912/downs-council-fires-police-chief-wont-say-why.html UPDATES Updates: 01/31/2018 Robinson, Vasshawn OFC-HOB discrimination lawsuit;  01/21/2018 Warman, Brandt-TAOS added; 01/16/2018 Wilson, Oliver added Santa Fe New Mexican 2014/04/30; 01/20/2018-Vigil, Robert-TAOS added; 01/15/2018 Wilson, Oliver NMSP SNTA FE  (shot J. Anaya)NM In Depth-2016/03/23; Santa Fe New Mexican 1/09/2018 Schultz, Ray NM Political Report-2015/04/30, NM In Depth-2017/03/24, 2016/01/14; 01/08/2018  Sandy, Keith 5 Articles added-Albq Jrnl, Public Hlth-10/13/2016, KRQE; Palombi, Valerie added, krqe-2016/07/01; 01/07/2018 Salazar, Martin VEG find a case-2011; ODonnell, Kent 2 GPO filings 2006, 2009;  12/26/2017 Oskins, Chris added to list along with two links. 12/15/2017 Gigante, Brandon; 11/27/2017 Page 3 started - earlier updates: _(Odonnell-02-17-2017); (Porter, R; Pestak, Noah 02/20/2017); _updates_ 11/24/2017 Simpson, Dwayne. (Scott, Carroll-02/20/2017)(Salazar, Martin; Sandoval, Vidal-02/22/2017); (Rodriguez, Robert update-02/20/2017)(Ramsdale, Rick-Reynolds, Ed- 02/21/2017)(Rodella Jr., Thomas_02/26/2017); 11/05/2017 Threlkeld, Eric/on domestic violence issues/reforms; 11/05/2017-vigil, matthew/espanola/child abuse. 02/20/2017- cruz, zavala. 02/21/2017-Varela, Javier-02. Valencia, Jose-02/23/2017; utley02_17-18_2017; _updates_11/26/2017 Wilson, Dusty; Wallace ,Edmund added to list
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