Domestic Violence


Domestic and sexual violence are crimes that must be stopped in Santa Fe. The City’s governing body created the position of Domestic and Sexual Violence Liaison to spearhead this work.Based at the Santa Fe Police Department, the Domestic and Sexual Violence Liaison checks with victims of violence to see if they are safe and in need of services; coordinates and collaborates with the Santa Fe Coordinated Community Response Council; works with law enforcement; collects and reports data; writes grants for the Santa Fe Police Department and other local victim-serving agencies; networks throughout the community; and provides training’s locally and statewide.

Victim & Survivor Services

If you have been the victim of domestic/dating/sexual violence or stalking, the following free resources are immediately available to you:

Courts, Legal Aid

New Mexico Legal Aid      
Free legal services:  (505) 982-9886

First Judicial District Court Domestic Division (links to District Court website)
Orders of Protection:  (505) 455-8151

First Judicial District Attorney’s Office
Prosecution:  (505) 827-5000

Shelter, Treatment, Counseling

Esperanza Shelter for Battered Families 
Counseling for adults, children and perpetrators:  (505) 474-5536
Crisis Hotline:  (505) 473-5200 / Toll Free:  (800) 473-5220
Shelter for victims:  (505) 473-5200

Santa Fe Rape Crisis and Trauma Treatment Center: Solace Crisis Treatment Center 
Counseling for victims of rape and other traumas:  (505) 988-1951
Parenting and immigrant programs
Crisis Hotline:  505 986-9111 / 800 721-7273

Crisis Center of Northern New Mexico – Rio Arriba County 
Shelter, and counseling for adults, children and perpetrators:  (505) 753-1656
Crisis Hotline:  (800) 206-1656 

Haven House – Sandoval County 
Shelter, and counseling for adults, children and perpetrators:  (505) 474-5536
Hotline: (800) 526-7157

Tri-County Family Justice Center – San Miguel County 
Counseling for adults and children:  (505) 718-7300

Santa Fe County Care Connection 
Free substance abuse treatment and counseling:  (505) 992-9858

Specialized Units

SFPD Swat Patch


Crisis Negotiation Team

Santa Fe Police Department Patch

Bike Patrol Team

SFPD Traffic Unit Patch

Traffic Unit

Bomb Squad

SFPD Honor Guard Patch

Honor Guard

DWI Unit

Emergency Response Team
City of Santa Fe seal

SFPD is the official recruiting website for the City of Santa Fe Police Department.