University of New Mexico Police and Security

University of New Mexico Police and Security

The UNM Police Department operates 24-hours a day and 7-days a week.  The police station is located on main campus, at the west end of Hokona Hall.  Our address is  2500 Campus Blvd. NE Albuquerque, NM 87131, MSC02 1540.  There are parking spaces in front of the police station reserved for police business only. 

The UNM Police Department offers safety escort services to anyone needing a safety escort from an on-campus location to another on-campus location 24 hours, 7 days a week. We do not provide safety escorts to off-campus locations. Call the Safety Escort number below for more information.

Contact Phone Numbers
For Emergencies  911
For all other calls: UNM PD dispatch (505) 277-2241

Safety Escorts:   (505) 277-2241
Records:  (505) 277-3150
Lost and Found: (505) 277-0081
UNM Security: (505) 277-6059
UNM Hospital Security (North campus):  (505) 272-2160



  Name:  Joseph Silva
Position:  Interim Chief of Police
Serving Since: 1981
Area of Responsibility: University Public Safety and Security
Contact:  (505) 277-1933

  Name: Christine Chester
Position: Deputy Chief
Serving Since:   1986
Area of Responsibility: Assistant Director, Public Safety & Security
Contact :  (505) 277-1934
  Name: James Madrid
Position:   Commander
Serving Since: 1991
Area of Responsibility: Business Operations, Clery  Report, Court Liaison 
Contact:  (505) 277-0231
  Email:  Name: Tim Stump
Position:  Acting Commander
Serving Since:  1993
Area of Responsibility: Police Operations 
Contact:   (505)277-1935 

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  Name:   Guadalupe (Pete) Guevara
Position:  Lieutenant
Serving Since:  1988
Area Responsibility:  Patrol Officers  
Contact:  (505)277-0992
  Name: Larry Bitsoih
Position:  Lieutenant
Serving Since:  1986
Area of Responsibility: Public information, Communications, Investigations,Special Events Security
Contact:   (505)277-4508
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