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State lawmakers cold on idea of funding new APD hires

Chris Ramirez
February 05, 2018 11:36 AM

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – During his campaign, Albuquerque Mayor Tim Keller promised to add hundreds of officers to the city's understaffed police force.

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Part of Keller's plan to fund the incentive is to ask the New Mexico Legislature for state money to hire city officers. As Chris Ramirez explains, the idea is dead-on-arrival for some of the state's key lawmakers.

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