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Los Alamos Police Department

(revised January 18, 2022)

Dial 911 for emergencies.

To file a report, to request officer patrols, or other non-emergency items, please call Dispatch at (505) 662-8222 or toll-free at 1-877-261-4090. Use this number at anytime (24 hour per day/7 days per week).


Animal Shelter

By appointment only

(505) 662-8176 (during business hours)

(505) 662-8222 (24 hours per day, 365 days per year)


Detention Center

Visitation Hours

Appointments must be scheduled at least 24 hours in advance by calling the facility: (505) 662-8235

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Sunday

7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Wednesday


Detention Center

Victim Notification

New Mexico Victim Notification


United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement Victim Notification



All fingerprint services (paper cards and electronic) have been suspended.


Records is staffed daily, Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm. Closed for lunch from noon to 1:00 pm when at minimum staffing.

Report Requests

Please submit all report requests via email to police-records@lacnm.us and include the following:

  • Report/accident number (or a very brief description of the event)
  • Name/s of involved
  • Requester’s contact information: Name
  • Address (mailing address if a paper copy is requested)
  • Phone Number (to contact you for any questions)

If you are an background investigator, you can submit records checks via fax:

(505) 662-8287 fax.

For any questions, please call (505) 663-1741.