Farmington Police Department


The Farmington Police Department is dedicated to a safe community through professional law enforcement.
The Farmington Police Department is an internationally accredited and progressive law enforcement agency committed to maintaining the highest standards of personal and organizational integrity while providing our community with a superior level of service.

Department challenges are met by remaining responsive to community needs, employing innovative crime-fighting strategies, implementing state-of-the-art technology, and providing leadership to our young people through effective crime prevention and intervention programs.


The Farmington Police Department continues to meet the standards to remain accredited through the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA). The department went through the re-accreditation process in 2012 and was awarded a Gold Standard Certificate of Re-accreditation.
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  1. Farmington police identify man in officer involved shooting

    Farmington, N.M. – Today, Farmington police identified the man who was shot Wednesday, January 20, as 46-year-old Humberto Vasquez from Farmington. On January 20, around 9:47 a.m., the Farmington Police Department responded to a man, later...

  2. Farmington police looking for suspected arsonist

    Farmington police are searching for 38-year-old Daryl Levi in connection to a string of fires.  Thirteen dumpster fires and one vehicle fire occurred between December 17, 2020, and January 11, 2021. Farmington Fire Department fire investigators...

  3. Farmington police involved in shooting

    Farmington, N.M. – The San Juan County Regional Officer Involved Shooting Task Force is investigating an officer involved shooting that occurred this morning. Around 9:47 a.m., the Farmington Police Department responded to a man armed with a gun...