Job Fair October 5th

The City of Belen is hosting a Job Fair this Thursday, October 5th from 1:00 – 5:00 PM at the Belen Busines Center, 719 S Main St. Belen. There will be more than 20 employers available including: Come dressed to impress and bring your resume! Employers, if you would like to participate please contact Kristin Oliver, HR Director at 505-966-2732 … Read More

Belen Police Department is Hiring

The Belen Police Department is actively seeking highly motivated individuals who wish to begin a rewarding career in law enforcement to join our team. The Belen Police Department offers competitive pay and an outstanding benefit package. If you are interested in the fast pace and exciting career, then we want to talk with you. Please contact Sergeant Joe Rodriguez at … Read More

Belen Police Department Week in Review 8/25 – 9/15

Greetings, I would like to apologize for not having the week in review for the last two weeks. I was out of town on Friday 09/01/2023 and I was tied up on the search for a missing person last Friday. Although I do have Ms. Ludwig who formats and proofreads these posts, the information is compiled by me and sent … Read More

Sandbags Available

There will be sandbags available to pick up between 1pm and 4pm today at the Water Shop off of Impala Drive. There is a map below if you are unfamiliar with the area. Thank you and have a great day.

Remembering Together: National Day of Remembrance

We want to thank everyone who came out to the 22nd Anniversary 9/11 Memorial Ceremony this morning. We came together on this National Day of Remembrance to pay our respects and honor the memory of those who lost their lives on September 11, 2001, and the years since. We also paid tribute to the heroes who have sacrificed their lives … Read More

Sergeant Promotions – Belen Police Department

I am honored and privileged to announce the well-deserved promotions of Officer Sarah Martinez and Detective Joe Rodriguez to the rank of Sergeant. As Chief of Police, it gives me immense pride to witness the advancement of these exceptional individuals who have truly exemplified dedication, professionalism, and a commitment to excellence throughout their careers. Promotions are a testament to the … Read More

City of Belen Offices Closed for Labor Day

In observance of Labor Day, all City of Belen offices and facilities will be closed on Monday, September 4th. We will reopen on Tuesday, September 5th. Please note – the City Council meeting will be held on Tuesday, September 5th at 6pm. Thank you and have a happy and safe Labor Day weekend!

9/11 Memorial Ceremony Upcoming

The City of Belen invites you to the 22nd Anniversary 9/11 Memorial Ceremony. This event will take place on Monday, September 11th, at 8:45am at the 9/11 Memorial Park which is located at Main Street & Church Street. Each year, the Belen community gathers on the anniversary of 9/11 to honor the firefighters and police officers that were killed during … Read More

Belen Police Department Week in Review 8/19 – 8/25

Aggravated Assault Domestic Violence On 08/25/2023, officers responded to a report of a Domestic Violence Aggravated Assault in the 400 Block of N. Second Street. Upon investigation, one male subject was arrested and charged with Domestic Violence for threatening his spouse with a knife. Fight (public affray) On 08/25/2023, at approximately 9:23 PM, officers were dispatched to the Sonic Drive-In … Read More

Belen Police Department: Week in Review 8/12 – 8/18

Update on Aggravated Battery Case from 07/27/2023 On 08/12/2023 the victim in this case passed away at the hospital as a result of his injuries. The charges on Andrew Gallegos have been upgraded to an open count of murder. Mr. Gallegos is in custody at the Valencia County Detention Center on those charges. Stolen Vehicle On 08/12/2023 a 2020 Ford … Read More