New Mexico Statutes Chapter 29. Law Enforcement § 29-1-2. Stolen livestock and other property;  duties

That it shall be the duty of all sheriffs, deputy sheriffs and constables, in their respective counties, to employ all lawful means to immediately trace and discover all livestock and other property which may have been stolen or unlawfully taken from the possession of the true owner thereof.


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