Table 78

NEW MEXICO
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
by State by City, 2008
City Population Total law enforcement employees Total officers Total civilians
Alamogordo 35,660 118 73 45
Albuquerque 527,464 1,488 1,029 459
Angel Fire 1,127 5 4 1
Artesia 10,460 46 29 17
Aztec 6,851 18 15 3
Bayard 2,358 6 6 0
Belen 7,159 23 17 6
Bernalillo 7,179 24 20 4
Bloomfield 7,181 26 20 6
Bosque Farms 4,010 13 12 1
Carlsbad 24,966 74 48 26
Carrizozo 1,028 4 3 1
Cimarron 822 2 2 0
Clayton 2,054 14 7 7
Clovis 33,263 75 53 22
Corrales 7,930 21 18 3
Cuba 637 6 5 1
Deming 15,430 40 34 6
Dexter 1,245 4 4 0
Espanola 9,530 28 21 7
Estancia 1,522 6 5 1
Eunice 2,668 13 7 6
Farmington 42,956 159 125 34
Gallup 18,642 93 62 31
Grants 8,883 19 13 6
Hatch 1,642 9 7 2
Hobbs 29,751 112 70 42
Hurley 1,355 4 3 1
Jal 2,072 9 5 4
Las Cruces 91,982 244 163 81
Las Vegas 13,419 52 35 17
Lordsburg 2,598 11 10 1
Los Alamos 18,541 70 29 41
Los Lunas 12,395 37 33 4
Lovington 9,843 30 23 7
Magdalena 853 4 4 0
Melrose 708 1 1 0
Milan 2,586 14 6 8
Moriarty 1,758 11 10 1
Portales 12,107 36 23 13
Questa 1,871 3 1 2
Red River 485 10 4 6
Rio Rancho 79,647 199 124 75
Roswell 45,619 109 77 32
Ruidoso 9,031 39 24 15
Ruidoso Downs 2,656 18 8 10
Santa Clara 1,813 8 7 1
Santa Fe 74,496 192 147 45
Santa Rosa 2,508 14 8 6
Silver City 9,915 35 30 5
Socorro 8,478 27 19 8
Sunland Park 14,341 19 16 3
Taos 5,332 28 21 7
Taos Ski Valley 56 3 3 0
Tatum 726 5 2 3
Texico 1,032 3 2 1
Truth or Consequences 6,617 13 11 2
Tucumcari 5,030 28 15 13
Tularosa 2,850 10 5 5

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