Testing Dates

Our upcoming test dates are:

December 11, 2021

January 8, 2021

February 12, 2022

*Testing dates are tentative.  Testing will be completed with all COVID Safe Practices.

Individual Testing For Lateral Police Officer Candidates

Will Be Conducted By Appointment


Do you work weekends? Are you currently subject to shift work? Do you have a job that requires you travel frequently?  

If a special circumstance exists that would prohibit you from attending the monthly testing date, please contact Recruiting Officer Jacqueline Arroyo at (505) 955-5166 for consideration.  Please call with as much advance notice as possible.  



Attention Cadet Applicants:

Those testing in October 2021 and forward will be hired for the July 2022 New Mexico Law Enforcement Academy.

Bring your PT gear with you and proper attire for an interview. Testing starts promptly at 8 A.M. at the Santa Fe Police Headquarters located at 2515 Camino Entrada.





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Crisis Negotiation Team

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Bike Patrol Team

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Honor Guard

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Emergency Response Team

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