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Posted on: February 21, 2024

Suspect From Several Shooting Incidents in Caldwell, Nampa and Northern Nevada Deceased from Self-In

Press Release Madrid

Anthony Erasmo Madrid Jr., 25 years of age, from Nampa, fled from local law enforcement over the weekend, after being involved in four separate shooting incidents in Caldwell and Nampa and one in northern Nevada. 

 The first shooting happ...

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Posted on: February 10, 2024

Two Nampa Residents Shot, One Deceased

Press Release homicide february 10 2024

On February 10, 2024, at 12:59 a.m., Nampa Dispatch received several 911 calls of shots heard in the 2000 block of 5th Street North. Additional callers reported two people were possibly shot. When Nampa Police Officers arrived on scene, an adult female an...

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Posted on: February 1, 2024

Nampa Man Arrested for Aggravated Assault

Press Release Aggravated Assault

On February 1, 2024, at approximately 11:30 a.m. Nampa Police Dispatch received a call from a female adult reporting her boyfriend had threatened her with a shotgun, was threatening to harm others and he had several weapons in the residence where this occ...

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Posted on: February 1, 2024

Homicide Suspect in Custody at Canyon County Jail

Press Release homicide arrest N24-05528

On January 31, 2024, we reported the homicide of 29-year-old Abel Saenz had occurred in the 1200 block of 3rd Avenue North in Nampa. Today, Nampa Police Detectives arrested 28-year-old Hunter Kneppe of Boise. Kneppe was booked into the Canyon County Jail ...

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Posted on: January 31, 2024

Caldwell Man Stabbed, Deceased, in Nampa Alley

press release homicide january 2024

On January 31, 2024, at 3:18 a.m. Nampa Dispatch received a 911 call reporting a person laying in an alley in the 1200 block of 3rd Avenue North. Police, Fire and EMS were dispatched and located a deceased male adult with what appeared to be stab wounds.

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Posted on: January 23, 2024

Update: Female Adult Pedestrian Hit and Killed on January 21, 2024

Press Release Update pedestrian killed january 21 2023

On January 21, 2024, the Nampa Police Department completed a press release reporting a 30-year-old woman was struck and killed by a passing vehicle at approximately 12:48 a.m. in the 300 block of 2nd Street S. The investigation into this incident has been...

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Posted on: January 21, 2024

Female Adult Pedestrian Hit and Killed by a Passing Vehicle that Fled the Scene

Press Release female adult pedestrian hit and killed by passing veh

On January 21, 2024, at approximately 12:48 a.m., Nampa Dispatch received a call reporting a pedestrian had been struck by a car in the 300 block of 2nd Street South, Nampa. The caller told Dispatch that the vehicle had fled the scene.

The victim, a 30-yea...

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Posted on: January 10, 2024

Missouri Homicide Suspect Arrested in Nampa, Gun and Explosive Device Recovered

press release missouri homicide suspect arrested

On January 10, 2024, at approximately 10:00 a.m., Nampa Police Officers, with the assistance of the U. S. Marshals Service Greater Idaho Fugitive Task Force, received an alert on a vehicle that was possibly in the Treasure Valley, and believed to be occup...

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Posted on: January 8, 2024

Nampa Man Arrested on Multiple Charges of Sexual Exploitation of a Child

Press Release Child Exploitation Alatriste N24-00899

On January 5, 2024, at approximately 3:00 p.m., Nampa Police Officers arrested Alexis Alatriste, 26-years-old, of Nampa, after a family member discovered videos of Alatriste illegally touching a 4-year-old child. 

 

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Posted on: December 5, 2023

Suspect Identified and Arrested in Felony Hit and Run Crash from August 18, 2023

Press Release Gutierrez hit and run arrest N23-47323

On December 5, 2023, Aldo Miguel Gutierrez, 19 years old, of Boise, turned himself in at the Ada County Jail on charges stemming from an injury hit and run crash that occurred in the 16000 block of N. Franklin Blvd. on August 18, 2023.  

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Posted on: December 5, 2023

Fatal Vehicle vs. Bicycle Crash

On December 5, 2023, at 6:17 a.m., Nampa police officers, fire and EMS were dispatched to an injury crash in the 16000 block of North Merchant Way. The crash involved a pickup truck and electric bicycle. The adult male bicyclist was transported by ground ...

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Posted on: November 22, 2023

Nampa Police Arrest Man for Sexual Exploitation of a Child by Electronic Means and Video Voyeurism

Press Release Wall N23-65841 video voy

On November 21, 2023, at approximately 11:00 a.m., Nampa Police Detectives, assisted by NPD Patrol, executed a search warrant in the 1000 block of S. Ivy Street in Nampa.  The search warrant was the result of a report of child abuse that had been...

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Posted on: October 19, 2023

Fatal Vehicle vs. Pedestrian Crash

Press Release fatal veh vs ped crash N23-59766

On October 18, 2023, at 4:56 p.m., Nampa Dispatch received several 911 calls reporting

a man on foot had been struck by a car in the 2000 block of Caldwell Blvd. Police, EMS

and Nampa Fire were dispatched to the scene. The adult male victim was transported ...

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Posted on: October 16, 2023

Nampa Man Arrested After He Shoots into an Occupied Vehicle

press release shooting into occupied veh N23-59247

On October 16, 2023, at 2:17 a.m. Nampa Dispatch received a 911 call from an adult reporting

he was sitting in his parked vehicle in a parking lot in the 1600 block of Smith Avenue when

another adult male, who was on foot, approached the parking lot with a ...

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Posted on: September 27, 2023

Nampa Man Shot, Suffers Non-Life-Threatening Injuries, Suspect in Custody

Press Release Pearl September 2023

On September 25, 2023, at approximately 2:14 p.m. Nampa Dispatch received a call from a local area hospital reporting an adult male had arrived at their facility and was being treated for a non-life-threatening gunshot wound. 

 

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Posted on: July 20, 2023

Meridian Man Arrested for Stalking and Threatening Caldwell City Council Members

Press Release caldwell city council

On June 27th, 2023, the Caldwell Police Department requested the assistance of the Nampa Police Department to investigate threats made against several Caldwell City Council Members via email. 

 On June 28th, 2023, Nampa Police Department&...

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Posted on: July 19, 2023

Nampa Police Arrest Man for Child Enticement – Concerned There are Other Victims

Press Release Kunz N23-35140

On July 19, 2023, Nampa Police Detectives served child enticement and disturbing the peace warrants on Jacob Lorenzo Kunz, 33 years old, of Meridian, at his place of work in Nampa. The warrants stem from Kunz driving near female pedestrians, both juvenile...

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Posted on: July 13, 2023

Traveling Retail Theft Trio Arrested in Nampa

Press Release traveling retail theft ring

On July 11, 2023, Nampa Police Detectives received a message from the Boise Police Department alerting officers to a retail theft ring in the Treasure Valley area. On the same day, a Nampa Police Detective was at a local department store in the 16000 bloc...

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Posted on: July 12, 2023

Nampa Police & U.S. Marshals Arrest Man from May 18, 2023 Amber Alert

Press Release Reyes Barricaded

On July 11, 2023, at approximately 12:15 p.m., officers with the Nampa Police Department Specialized Enforcement Team (S.E.T.) and U.S. Marshals Service arrived at a residence in the 1100 block of S. Ada. The Marshals Service had received information that...

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Posted on: June 8, 2023

Nampa Community Invited to Become Involved with Budget Process

CITY BUDGET

The City of Nampa invites the community to become involved with the fiscal year 2024 budget process ahead of the final approval in August. Over the past several months, city staff have been working to create a proposed budget for council consideration. Th...

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Posted on: May 25, 2023

Community Invited to "Lean On Me" Walk For Elder Abuse Awareness Month

Join the Lean On Me Walk June 23, 2023

The City of Nampa and Nampa Family Justice Center join communities around the world to promote National Elder Abuse Awareness Month in June. On Friday, June 23, the Nampa Family Justice Center is hosting its second annual “Lean on Me” ...

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Posted on: May 15, 2023

Nampa Police Tactical Response Team Deploys Tactical Blood Program

Press Release Tactical Blood Program

At tonight’s Nampa City Council Meeting, Lt. Jason Cantrell recognized the Tactical Paramedics for their work on our Tactical Response Team (TRT) and for the creation and implementation of our Tactical Blood Program.

 The Nampa Police De...

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Posted on: May 11, 2023

Man Arrested for Sexual Abuse of a Child Under 16, Police Concerned There are Other Victims

Press release sexual abuse of a child N23-19401

Man Arrested for Sexual Abuse of a Child Under the Age of 16,

Nampa Police Concerned There are Other Victims

On April 9, 2023, at approximately 12:53 p.m. Nampa Police Dispatch received a call reporting a male adult in the restroom of a gas station in the 1...

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Posted on: May 8, 2023

Wanted Woman Flees from Police and Still at Large

press release pursuit suspect still at large N23-25552

Wanted Woman Flees from Police and Still at Large

On May 8th, 2023, at 2:25 p.m. in the 3900 block of Garrity Blvd., a Nampa Police Officer saw Crystal Rose Pero, 27, of Middleton, and he recognized her and knew she had outstanding warrants. As Nampa Dispa...

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Posted on: April 17, 2023

Two Separate Gang-Related Shootings in Nampa, One Injured, One Deceased

press release graphic for website N23-21063

Two Separate Gang-Related Shootings in Nampa, 

One Injured, One Deceased 

 

On April 17, 2023, at 1:35 a.m., Nampa Dispatch received a 911 call reporting someone had possibly been shot in the 16000 block of N. White Pine St. Caller...

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Posted on: March 29, 2023

Nampa Homicide Results in Ada County Homicide

Press Release graphic for website N23-17000

On March 28, 2023, at 8:43 p.m., Nampa Dispatch received a 911 call reporting a stabbing in the 2100 block of W. Grouse Street.  Nampa Police Officers and EMS were dispatched...

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Posted on: March 14, 2023

Two Wanted People Arrested in Nampa Home After SOG Activation

Press Release N23-14082 Grove Gomez

Two Wanted People Arrested in Nampa Home After Special Operations Group Activation 

 On March 13, 2023, at approximately 2:30 p.m., the Nampa Police Department Special Investigations Unit (SIU) and Special Enforcement Team (SET) ...

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Posted on: March 9, 2023

Community invited to Superhero Walk April 1 to support Child Abuse Prevention & Awareness Month

Superhero Walk brings awareness to child abuse prevention month

According to the Centers for Disease Control, “About 1 in 4 girls and 1 in 13 boys experience child sexual abuse at some point in childhood. Ninety-one (91%) of child sexual abuse is perpetrated by someone the child or child’s family k...

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