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Sheriff Chris Lopez

1224 Railroad Ave.

Las Vegas, NM 87701
(505) 425-7589
(505) 425-8799 fax

Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Agency Links
NM Sex Offenders

US Immigration & Custom Enforcement

San Miguel County Sheriff

 Sheriff's Office Recruiting
 Contact Under Sheriff Mike Padilla at: (505) 425-7589 

San Miguel County Sheriff's Office
San Miguel County Detention Center Detainee Lookup

 Mission Statement
It will be the mission of the San Miguel County Sheriff's Department to enforce the laws of the State of New Mexico and to detain and transport all San Miguel County prisoners to and from their court ordered destinations.  We strongly adhere to the Constitution of the United States and maintain a high standard of public respect and trust. 
 The Sheriff shall be conservator of the peace within his county; shall suppress assaults and batteries, and apprehend and committ to jail, all felons and traitors, and cause all offenders to keep the peace and to appear at the next term of the court and answer such charges as may be preferred against them.