Lobo Alert – 1.26.2023, 11:54 p.m.: Update in reference to yesterday’s incident at University Blvd and Martin Luther King Ave. Through investigation, it was determined to be an apparent road rage incident. APD is handling the investigation. There is no current threat to students, faculty, or staff.


Lobo Alert – 1.25.2023, 1:40 p.m.: Update to earlier alert. The person reporting the incident was able to obtain a photo of the suspect. 


Carjacking Suspect
APD and UNM Police are seeking the public's assistance in identifying the individual pictured in the above photo.

Lobo Alert – 1.25.2023, 12:30 p.m.:  Police activity at University and MLK. Please avoid the area until further notice. APD is investigating a road rage incident at that intersection which may include the west side of campus. No suspects in the area of campus at this time.

If you have any information regarding this incident or notice any suspicious behavior, contact the UNM Police Department at 505.277.2241. Albuquerque Metro Crime Stoppers Crime Stoppers pays up to $1,000 for anonymous tips that lead to an arrest. Call the tip line at 505-843-STOP (505-843-7867) to make an anonymous tip. Risk Reduction Tips:

  • Stay on lit, well-traveled paths and avoid shortcuts that are isolated.
  • Be aware of your surroundings at all times. Save your earbuds for home and the gym so they do not distract you while you're out and about.
  • Program UNMPD's number into your phone - 505-277-2241.

​In the case of an emergency, dial 911 from your phone or one of the many blue light emergency phones on campus. LoboGuardian is an app that turns your smartphone into a virtual blue light phone. For more information visit LoboGuardian.

For more information about campus safety, visit UNM Campus Safety.