Police Department

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) and City Operations

Due to an abundance of caution and prioritization of available resources regarding the statewide surge in COVID-19 positive cases, the Rio Rancho Police Department headquarters facility, which includes Municipal Court, at 500 Quantum Road will be closed to the public beginning November 5, 2020 and until further notice. During this time, emergency and non-emergency calls for service will still be responded to without interruption.  


  • Call 9-1-1

Non-emergency reporting:

Records requests:

Walk-in crime reporting (criminal damage, shoplifting under $500, fraud, etc.) is unavailable at this time, instead:

Obtain crash reports


Who We Are

The dedicated and brave men and women of the Rio Rancho Police Department tirelessly serve the citizens of Rio Rancho by providing law enforcement and emergency communications. The mission of RRPD is to consistently seek and find ways to affirmatively promote, preserve, and deliver a feeling of security, safety, and quality services to all persons within the City of Rio Rancho.



We are dedicated to our profession, our mission and values, and to providing superior public safety service to all people in Rio Rancho. We are proud to serve in a growing and vibrant community. Our pride and commitment to public safety reflects how we feel about our department, our community, and one another. Our number one priority is serving the people in Rio Rancho with quality, professionalism, and integrity.   

Becoming One of Rio Rancho's Finest

RRPD is committed to hiring quality personnel, providing ongoing training, and equipping our personnel with what they need to solve community problems. If you are interested in becoming a Rio Rancho Police officer, click here to begin the application process.