Albuquerque council meets amid heightened security

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FILE- In this March 30, 2014 file photo, riot police stand guard near a crowd protesting police shootings in Albuquerque, N.M. As this city of 550,000 continues to see public demonstrations over a rash of police shootings, activists say they are looking to New Mexico’s history of resistance and previous protests to draw attention to what they said are major problems within the police department. (AP Photo/Russell Contreras, File)

FILE- In this March 30, 2014 file photo, riot police stand guard near a crowd protesting police shootings in Albuquerque, N.M. As this city of 550,000 continues to see public demonstrations over a rash of police shootings, activists say they are looking to New Mexico’s history of resistance and previous protests to draw attention to what they said are major problems within the police department. (AP Photo/Russell Contreras, File)

FILE- In this March 30, 2014 file photo, protesters sit during a rally against recent police shootings in Albuquerque, N.M. As Albuquerque continues to see public demonstrations over a rash of police shootings, activists said they are looking to New Mexico’s history of resistance and previous protests to draw attention to what they said are major problems within the police department. (AP Photo/Russell Contreras)

FILE–In this Feb. 2, 2012 file photo, Chicano Movement leader Reies Lopez Tijerina, appears at an event honoring the anniversary of the signing of the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo in Santa Fe, N.M. In 1967, Tijerina and armed followers raided a courthouse in Tierra Amarilla, N.M., to attempt a citizen’s arrest of then-District Attorney Alfonso Sanchez over Hispanic land rights issues. As Albuquerque continues to see public demonstrations over a rash of police shootings, activists said they are looking to New Mexico’s history of resistance and protests to draw attention to what they say are major problems within the police department. (AP Photo/Russell Contreras, File)

Protesters take over the City Council meeting, Monday May 5, 2014, in Albuquerque, N.M. Alan Gomez was fatally shot by an APD officer in 2011. (AP Photo/The Albuquerque Journal, Bob Brawdy)

Mike Gomez, whose son Alan Gomez, was fatally shot by an APD officer in 2011 expresses his frustration to the City Council members during the council meeting, Monday May 5, 2014, in Albuquerque, N. M. (AP Photo/The Albuquerque Journal, Bob Brawdy)

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