Republican Party of New Mexico Headquarters Vandalized Over Weekend

Posted On February 10, 2020

Albuquerque Police are working with the Republican Party of New Mexico in investigating another case of vandalism at Republican Party Headquarters at 5150A San Francisco Road NE in Albuquerque. It happened early Saturday morning around 2:37 am when surveillance video picked up a vehicle parking in the lot outside the building. A man walked out of the vehicle with a can of spray paint in his hands, went over to the front of the building and spray-painted the words “Still Traitors” in yellow and gold paint on the stucco front of the headquarters.

“This kind of criminal action will not be tolerated. The defacing of property at our headquarters seems to be an individual attack, not a group or an organization. Someone is trying to send a message of hate, and now we have it on video. We’ve filed a police report, and we’ll get to the bottom of this,” said Chairman Steve Pearce.

A police report has been filed about the incident, and authorities have the surveillance video and photos.

This isn’t the first time Republican Party Headquarters has been targeted. There have been multiple cases of vandalism against the Party. Mostly recently, last March, a similar crime happened when someone spray-painted “Traitors” with the same paint in the same location on the building.

Police and RPNM are asking anyone who has information about the person responsible for this act of vandalism to call (505) 242-COPS or (505) 242-2677 or RPNM at (505) 298-3662.

Below are six surveillance camera pictures showing the vandal and one photo showing the property damage.

Related Posts

Statement On Today’s U.S. House Impeachment Vote

Statement On Today’s U.S. House Impeachment Vote

Today the U.S. House of Representatives voted to impeach President Trump a second time.  The article accuses President Trump of “incitement of insurrection.” The vote went along party lines. It passed the Democratic-controlled House 232 to 197, with 10 Republicans...

RPNM Statement On House Democrats’ Plan For Impeachment Vote

RPNM Statement On House Democrats’ Plan For Impeachment Vote

The following is a statement from Republican Party of New Mexico Chairman Steve Pearce regarding a plan by U.S. House Democrats to seek an impeachment vote against President Trump: “This kind of rhetoric and action by lawmakers in Washington only pours more fuel on...

Chairman Steve Pearce Elected To Serve On RNC Budget Committee

Chairman Steve Pearce Elected To Serve On RNC Budget Committee

Republican Party of New Mexico Chairman and former New Mexico Congressman Steve Pearce was elected to serve on the RNC Budget Committee during this week’s annual RNC Winter Meeting at Amelia Island, Florida. “It’s a great honor to help serve our national party and to...