Santa Fe County Police Department

Find Santa Fe County New Mexico police departments, precincts, and stations. Police departments provide information on public safety, police reports, dispatch, impounds, and policing.

Edgewood Police Department 1916 Route 66 Edgewood NM 87015 505-281-5717

Santa Fe Police Department 2515 Camino Entrada Santa Fe NM 87507 505-428-3710

About Santa Fe County Police Departments

Police Departments in Santa Fe County, NM are law enforcement agencies that are responsible for policing the Santa Fe County community. Santa Fe County police promote public safety by preventing crime, stopping crimes in process, criminal investigations, and by providing first response to emergencies.

You may contact the Police Department for questions about:
  • Santa Fe County public criminal records
  • Filing accident reports
  • Filing Santa Fe County police reports
  • 911 emergencies and first responders
  • Filing complaints and public safety concerns
  • Fingerprinting services
  • Santa Fe County Police jobs and employment
Santa Fe County Criminal Records

Santa Fe County Police Stations keep public records that are available to the public including criminal records, arrest records, police reports, accident reports, police blotters, and Santa Fe County crime maps. Police Depts may also provide information about driving history, traffic violations, parking tickets, and car accident reports that may be required for insurance claims.

Crime Prevention

Santa Fe County Police Officers are empowered to protect the community through various laws and statutes granted by the state of New Mexico and local community ordinances. Policing powers are used to prevent and deter crime in Santa Fe County, NM and may include arrest and detainment, stop and search, issuing tickets and fines, and performing investigations of criminal activity.

Police Department Units

Police Departments in Santa Fe County are broken down into several internal units, each tasked with a specific set of policing responsibilities and goals. The Santa Fe County Police Patrol works to promote public safety through Police Officer presence, typically in Police cars, foot patrol, bicycle police, and by providing emergency response. Santa Fe County Detective units are tasked with gathering evidence, investigating and solving crimes to aid the effort of criminal prosecution. Traffic Control Police enforce Santa Fe County traffic safety laws through the issuance of fines and driving tickets for traffic and driving violations.

Santa Fe County Police Dept Specialized Units

The Santa Fe County Police are organized into specialized task groups to help combat crime and public safety issues. These specialized task forces include domestic violence units, anti-gang squads, and drugs and narcotics units. Police Officers work to improve relations in the Santa Fe County community through focused community policing groups which establish ties with local businesses, neighborhood groups, religious groups, and schools.