State of New Mexico
Department of Public Safety
General Information 505-827-9000
The Department of Public Safety’s mission is to protect human life and property in New Mexico. The department includes the New Mexico State Police, the New Mexico Motor Transportation Police, the Law Enforcement Records Bureau, the Law Enforcement Academy and Special Investigations. This department is also the go-to source for information about and permits for carrying a concealed weapon.
Department of HomelandSecurity & Emergency Management
The purpose of the Department of Homeland Security & Emergency Management is to help New Mexico residents prepare for emergencies; to mitigate hazards and give help when needed; to prevent attacks; and to coordinate local, state and federal disaster response and recovery. This a primary source of guides for family emergency preparedness.
Emergency Management/Homeland Security
The Bernalillo County Office of Emergency Management/Homeland Security is responsible for protecting the lives and health of county citizens by planning and coordinating actions for disaster preparation, response and recovery. The office manages the Emergency Operations Center, plans and conducts emergency training and serves as a liaison with state and federal emergency agencies. Visit the office’s website for the county’s emergency operations plan and a handbook on how to prepare for an emergency.
Fire and Rescue
Volunteer Fire Department