Isleta Police Misspending Federal Grant Money
The Albuquerque Journal is reporting that the Isleta Police Department is improperly spending federal grant money. The money was allocated to fight drunk driving.
According to the Journal, Isleta Police made only 3 arrests for DWI in fiscal year 2011. Officers were also choosing to work morning hours from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m., which are “outside of the normal high impaired-driving days and hours identified by State data.”
To read the story, click: Isleta Police Misspending Grant Money
In Other News . . .
The Isleta Tribal Council is in the process of interviewing candidates for the CEO of the Isleta Resort & Casino. Thus, far the Council has interviewed two persons. Tomorrow, the Council plans on interviewing 3 more candidates. Currently, Maria Otero is the Acting CEO of the Casino. She was previously serving as the Chief Financial Officer for the Casino.