Police Chiefs



The goals of the Association shall be to advance the science and art of police administration and crime prevention; to develop and disseminate approved administrative and technical practices and promote their use in police work; to foster police cooperation, unity of action and the exchange of information and experience among police officers of New Mexico; to bring about the recruitment and training in the police profession of qualified persons; to encourage adherence by all police officers to high professional standards of conduct; and to recommend and initiate law enforcement related legislation which is beneficial to the citizens of New Mexico and to the police profession.


President:  Stewart Steele, Police Chief – Rio Rancho
Vice-President:  Roberta Baca, Criminal Division Director – Santa Fe
Immediate Past President:  Steve Hebbe, Police Chief – Farmington

Doug Ford, Police Chief – Clovis
Javier Guerra, Police Chief – Sunland Park
Kirk Roberts, Police Chief – Artesia

Staff Liaison:  Anita Tafoya

21-22 Police Chief NMACP Membership Application

21-22 NMACP Paid Members

NMACP Constitution & Bylaws

STANARD & ASSOCIATES, INC. National Test Order Form

NM NDST Order Form 2016 Fillable (Dispatcher Selection Test)

NM NFL_SLST Order Form 2016 Fillable (First and Second-Line Supervisor Test)

NM POST order form 2021 fillable (Police Officer Selection Test)

International Association of Chiefs of Police


Events & Training

New & Future Police Chief Training

When: September 27, 2021 - October 1, 2021

Where:  Rio Rancho Police Department

NFPCT Save the Date

REGISTRATION INFO:  You must register online and registration fee must be paid prior to the Workshop.

Register online with Credit Card (VISA or MasterCard).  If you do not currently have a username and password, contact Anita at atafoya@nmml.org


Hilton Garden Inn Albuquerque North/Rio Rancho Hotel  –  After adding the preferred dates, click on Special Rates and add the NMML Group Code in the box and enter.  This will pull up the New and Future Police Chief Training group rate.




New Mexico Law Enforcement Conference

When: December 8, 2021 - December 10, 2021

From: 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Where: Crowne Plaza Hotel

Agenda & Registration coming soon…

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 846 Santa Fe, NM 87504

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