Doña Ana County

Centro de Información Conjunta COVID-19 - 3 de junio de 2020

Centro de Información Conjunta COVID-19 - 3 de junio de 2020

Media contact: Catherine Zaharko, Doña Ana County  575-525-5801 •

OBJECTIVE: To streamline communication between local government agencies during the COVID-19 response. Partner organizations include city and county representatives, local hospitals, the Department of Health, jail and prison facilities, first responders, the Las Cruces Public School district, the Town of Mesilla, City of Anthony, City of Sunland Park and Village of Hatch.

JIC members collaborate on a daily conference call at 10 a.m., Monday, Wednesday and Friday. The notes compiled during that call are made available at and

Regional updates:

City of Anthony

Chief Vanessa Ordoñez, Anthony Police Dept.

Oscar Dominguez, City Manager

Board meeting 5:30 PM on Thursday.

City of Sunland Park

Capt. Dennis Schoen, Sunland Park Fire

No report.

City of Las Cruces

Jennifer Martinez

Steve Ramirez

A special meeting of the City Council will be held on Friday at 9:30 AM regarding the use of face coverings in Las Cruces.

Las Cruces Police / Las Cruces Fire

Dan Trujillo

One officer tested positive for COVID-19.  He is on medical leave and under quarantine. 

Las Cruces Public Schools

Samantha Lewis

Kelly Jameson

Starting re-entry task force that will address communications, operations, health and safety, instruction, student support, athletics, and technology.  Initial plan should be rolled out the first week of July.

Mask distribution by DASO at Fairacres Elementary on June 11, 2020.

Doña Ana County

Catherine Zaharko

Luce Rubio

Jamie Michael


Nothing new to report.

Doña Ana County Sheriff’s Office

Sgt. Robyn Gojkovich

Sheriff to hand out masks throughout the county.



Doña Ana County Detention Center

Capt. Bryan Baker


Nothing new to report.

Village of Hatch

Chief Tim Thornton, Hatch PD

No report.


Town of Mesilla

Dorothy Sellers


Nothing new to report.

Memorial Medical Center

Ryan Perkins


Nothing new to report.


MountainView Regional Medical Center

Ben Woods


 Nothing new to report.


New Mexico State University

Justin Bannister

Nothing new to report.

New Mexico State University Police

Deputy Chief Andrew Bowen


Nothing new to report.


Office of Emergency Management

Cullen Combs

Amanda Bowen


Nothing new to report.

Southern New Mexico Correctional Facility

Lt. Carlos Reyes


Nothing new to report.


State of NM Aging & Long-Term Services

Andrea Ferrales-Nevarez, Ombudsman Program


Nothing new to report.


Mesilla Valley Regional Dispatch Authority

Hugo Costa, Executive Director


No report.

U.S. Border Patrol, El Paso Sector

Officer Joseph Barron


Due to staffing constraints, CBP will not be contributing daily updates to the Joint Information Center. Occasional messages will be passed along via email as necessary.   

NM Department of Health

David Morgan

Testing for Wednesday:

  • Sunland Park Public Health Office-8:30-11:30
  • Las Cruces Public Health Office-8:30-4 Pm