Request #18-3988

Lapel and CAD


July 12, 2018 via email


Albuquerque Police Department


Yvonne M. Ramirez






Point of Contact

Nyvia Barraza

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This correspondence pertains to your public records request, dated July 12, 2018. In which you requested the following:


Original Request: 

Re: Request for Public Records

Dear Ms. Barraza:

Pursuant to the Inspection of Public Records Act, § 14-2-1 NMSA 1978 et seq., please provide this office within fifteen days a copy of the Police Report, lapel cam video and CAD Report regarding State of New Mexico vs Joseph Mark Ruth, a DWI arrest on October 4, 2016; Case No. T-4-DW-2016-001738.

Pursuant to the Inspection of Public Records Act, we agree to pay a reasonable fee for copying of the public records. Please contact my paralegal, Yvonne Ramirez, if you require payment in advance.

Thank you for your assistance in this matter.



During our search, my unit (APD IPRA) discovered the investigation is being handled by the Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Office.  All other material is also with the Bernalillo County Sheriff’s office.  For your convenience, I have included the individual to contact at BCSO. The records may be maintained by the Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Office.


Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Department

Stephanee M. Baca

400 Roma NW, 5th Floor

Albuquerque, NM 87102

(505) 468-7062


To expedite your request, it would be advisable for you to write an additional letter requesting the records to the proper custodian at you earliest convenience. I apologize for any inconvenience you may have experienced during this request.



Kind regards,



Office of the APD Records Custodian

Nyvia Barraza

APD Records Custodian/Records Supervisor

400 Roma Avenue NW, Alb., NM 87102

Office (505) 768-2137

Cell (505) 980-4944

July 12, 2018, 5:02pm
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Albuquerque Police Department
July 12, 2018, 4:58pm
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July 12, 2018, 4:58pm