Rio Arriba Sheriff's Office



Rio Arriba County Sheriff James D Lujan

James D. Lujan was sworn in as Rio Arriba County Sheriff and Martin Trujillo was appointed undersheriff during a ceremony following the commission meeting on Thursday, October 2, 2014.Sheriff Lujan is committed to the well-being and safety of the people of Rio Arriba County. Through cooperation, communications, partnerships, and dedication Sheriff Lujan will work closely with all law-enforcement agencies in the region, ensuring public resources are used efficiently and effectively. Last but certainly not least, Sheriff Lujan will work diligently to restore the public’s faith in the ability of the Rio Arriba County Sheriff’s Office, ensuring integrity, honesty and leadership are incorporated in the everyday execution and enforcement of the office by both he and his deputies.

The Rio Arriba County Sheriff’s Office is committed to working in a problem-solving partnership with individuals, community groups and businesses to fight crime and improve the quality of life for the people of Rio Arriba County.

We strive to provide services to the public in an effective, efficient and timely manner.


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Rio Arriba County Sheriff's Office contact information:

Tierra Amarilla Sheriff's Office 

1122 Industrial Park Road - Espanola, New Mexico 87532

Landline: (575) 588-7271  Fax: (575) 588-7194


Española Sheriff's Office 

1122 Industrial Park Road - Espanola, New Mexico 87532

Landline: (505) 753-3329 Fax: (505) 753-9812 


Administrative Hours:

Monday – Friday 8:00AM to 5:00PM


For Emergencies, Call 911





Undersheriff Martin Trujillo

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