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Los Alamos Police Department

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

Business Hours

Everday except Wednesday

11:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Wednesday (Closed to the Public)

(505) 662-8179 (during business hours)

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

Detention Center

Visitation Hours

(505) 662-8235

Appointments must be scheduled at least 24 hours in advance by calling the facility.

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



Paper Detention

505) 662-8235 Call for Questions.
No appointment necessary. $5 cash per card.
Wednesday and Friday

          1:00 pm – 3:00 pm




Business Hours

Monday – Friday (Closed Federal Hours)

           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 [email protected] and include the following:

  • Report/accident number (or a very brief description of the event)
  • Name/s of involved
  • Requester’s contact information:


Address (mailing address if a paper copy is requested)

Phone Number (to contact you for any questions)

Background investigators can submit records checks via fax:

  • (505) 662-8287 fax

Call (505) 663-1741 for any questions.