Santa Fe County Police Records Search (New Mexico)

Perform a free Santa Fe County, NM public police records search, including police reports, logs, notes, blotters, bookings, and mugshots.


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Santa Fe County Most Wanted https://spotcrime.com/nm/santa+fe+county/mostwanted View Santa Fe County, New Mexico most wanted list by name, address, physical description, charges, photographs, and mugshots.

Santa Fe County Pistol Permits & Gun Licenses https://www.dps.nm.gov/index.php/top-links-for-nm-residents/concealed-carry-licenses View Santa Fe County, New Mexico pistol permit and gun license information, including concealed carry applications, renewals, procedure, eligibility, requirements, waiting period, and fees.

Santa Fe County Sheriff Website https://www.santafecountynm.gov/sheriff View Santa Fe County Sheriff home page, including name, hours, phone number, and address.

Santa Fe Police Department https://www.santafenm.gov/police View Santa Fe Police Department home page, including mission statement and values, resources, animal services and contact information.

Find Santa Fe County Police Records

Santa Fe County Police Records are documents created by Police Departments that document the details of crimes, arrests, and the criminal activities of particular individuals in Santa Fe County, New Mexico. The Santa Fe County Police Department maintains detailed records on arrests, investigations, and the actions of police officers and makes many of these records available for public search and background checks.

Learn about Police Records, including:
  • Where to get free Police Records online
  • How to perform a Santa Fe County background check
  • Where to get accident and crash reports
  • Which public records are available from Santa Fe County Police Departments
  • Where to find mugshots online
Search Public Police Records in Santa Fe County, NM

Public Police Records include a number of different documents, such as Santa Fe County police reports, arrest logs, and crime reports that are available for public records searches. They also include records related to detention, such as Santa Fe County mugshots, booking reports, and intake and visitor logs for Santa Fe County police stations and jails. In addition, Santa Fe County Police Departments produce blotters, descriptions of suspected or charged criminals, and investigation reports. These criminal records also include search warrants and arrest warrants, which must be signed by a Santa Fe County judge.

Santa Fe County, New Mexico Background Checks

Searching for Police Records is an important part of performing a Santa Fe County background check. Background searches contain information on an individual's arrest records, detentions, and Santa Fe County Court records. Background checks can provide employers and the public with information on the criminal history of potential employees or neighbors. For example, a Santa Fe County Police Record can show if someone is a convicted sex offender and listed on the New Mexico Sex Offender Registry, or committed other serious felonies. New Mexico public records may also be used for tenant checks, childcare provider checks, or contractor background searches. Santa Fe County background checks must be used in accordance with New Mexico State employment and privacy laws.

Accident, Crash and DUI/DWI Reports

Police Records also include information about traffic violations, including crash and accident reports, Santa Fe County DUI and DWI interventions, and other traffic accidents that required police or other law enforcement agencies to intercede. Santa Fe County police reports may be required to reinstate a driver's license or for insurance purposes following an accident. They can also be used to establish someone's NM driving history for employment or volunteer purposes.