ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) - The Albuquerque city council passed a plan Monday night evaluating the Police Oversight Commission.
The POC looks at citizen complaints against Albuquerque police officers.
Some critics say it has no teeth, others say there is no oversight over the commission.
Monday's bill sets up a seven-member task force to look into the process and make recommendations on how to fix it.
It also calls for three town hall meetings, so the public can give some input.
Police responded to a northeast Albuquerque neighborhood where a man believed to be armed was involved in a tense standoff with police.
There was some good news Wednesday. Bernalillo County Sheriff's Deputy Robin Hopkins has started walking again.
Schemers behind fake sweepstakes are accessing personal information and using the legitimacy of well-known names like the Better Business Bureau and the Internal Revenue Service to swindle unsuspecting players out of thousands of dollars.
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Twenty-seven teachers from across New Mexico received funds Wednesday to help them educate their students.
Investigators say a fire at an Albuquerque strip mall was intentionally set around 3 a.m. Wednesday on Central near Zuni.