Crime Victims’ Rights Week

We thank Sexual Assault Services of Northwest New Mexico and Crumbl Cookies for donating and delivering cookies last week! The Farmington Police Department is committed to supporting and advocating for survivors of crime. Together we can spread awareness and amplify the voices of the victims.

Child Haven’s Officer Recognition for Save Jane Event

Child Haven in Farmington hosted a Save Jane fundraising event on Friday, April 28. Farmington Police Officer Kris Chavez was recognized during the event for bringing the idea to Child Haven a couple of years ago. The campaign is often organized by local Children’s Advocacy Centers (CACs) or other organizations that support children who have …

Farmington Police Department Releases Records Related to April 5 Officer-Involved Shooting on Valley View Avenue

Please note, video footage contains graphic images as well as strong language that may be disturbing. Viewer discretion is advised. Police Chief Steve Hebbe is today releasing records, including body-worn camera footage, from an incident that occurred on April 5 that led to the death of a resident.  The family of Mr. Robert Dotson, accompanied …

Seeking to identify shoplifting suspects

Officers are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the individuals in these photos. We would like to speak to them about shoplifting that took place at Harbor Freight. Anyone with information is asked to message us directly in reference to case #23-00019547. Thank you.

Chief Hebbe Releases Video Statement

Chief Hebbe released a video statement on the officer-involved shooting that took place on April 5, 2023. This incident is currently under investigation by the New Mexico State Police. We will have further information in the coming days as the investigation proceeds. We will release the body camera videos after the officer’s statements, expected within …