On behalf of the Belen Police Department, I would like to welcome you to the Belen Police Department’s Website. The Belen Police Department proudly serves the community of Belen which is inhabited by nearly 7200 residents and many more who work and visit our community. Our department is made up of 20 fulltime sworn officers, 1 animal control officer and 1code enforcement officer who are well-trained and committed to providing dedicated police service to community.
The Belen Police Department is dedicated to providing excellent service through partnerships that build trust, reduce crime, create a safe environment, and enhance the quality of life in our community. We are committed to these principles:
We have integrity. We adhere to the highest moral and ethical standards. We are honest
and sincere in dealing with each other and the community. We have the courage to uphold these principles and are proud that they guide us in all we do.
We show respect. We recognize the value of our diversity and treat all people with kindness, tolerance, and dignity. We cherish and protect the rights, liberties, and freedoms of all as granted by the constitutions and laws of the United States and the State of New Mexico
We act with fairness. Objective, impartial decisions and policies are the foundation of our interactions. We are consistent in our treatment of all persons. Our actions are tempered with reason and equity.
THE BELEN POLICE DEPARTMENT:
∗ Believes that the protection of life and property is our highest priority.
∗ Will respect and protect the rights and dignity of all persons and conduct all citizen contacts
with integrity, respect and fairness.
∗ Will strive for excellence in its delivery of police services and will utilize training, technology,
and innovation to achieve that goal.
∗ Recognizes its interdependent relationship with the community it serves and will remain
sensitive to the community’s priorities and needs.
∗ Will enforce the law impartially throughout the community.
∗ Recognizes the individual worth of each of its members.
We will serve the public with integrity, respect and fairness. If there is anything we can do for you, please contact us at (505) 966-2680.