The Alamogordo Police Department is looking for individuals who care about their community and have a strong desire to give back. We value who you are and what you could bring to the job as an individual. The strength of our team comes from a diverse range of people, each with different backgrounds, experiences and interests, working towards the same goal of a safer community.
Alamogordo Police Officers are professionals who strive every day to provide the best possible service to our community, by implementing effective strategies that reduce crime and the fear of crime. Each officer strives to serve their community at the highest level and recruits should poses the following values.
||Must be 21 years of age at time of employment.|
||High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED) equivalent.|
||Must be a U.S. citizen.|
||Must be in excellent health with no conditions which would restrict ability to effectively perform the duties of a Public Safety Officer.|
||20 / 30 normal depth perception. Satisfactory color vision required.|
|Conduct||Must have no felony convictions, history of criminal activity, improper conduct, or a poor driving record which affect suitability for law enforcement work. No Driving While Intoxicated convictions in the past five years and not more than one in your lifetime. A valid New Mexico driver’s license with a good driving record is required within 30 days of hire.|