The Las Cruces Police Department aims to enhance the quality of life in our city by working in partnership with the community. We will do this by upholding constitutional rights, enforcing the law, preserving the peace, reducing fear and providing a safe environment.
Community Policing is the key component of a partnership we build with our citizens. We strive to provide service with PRIDE: Professionalism, Respect, Integrity, Dedication, and Excellence.
The Specialty Units are a group of dedicated officers who specialize in specific aspects of law enforcement and are provided the opportunity and resources to focus on those particular challenges in our community. Specialty Units consists of the K-9 Unit, the Gang Unit, SWAT, the Targeting Neighborhood Threats (TNT) Unit, the Crisis Intervention Team and a Community Liaison Officer.
LCPD’s Specialty Units can be contacted via e-mail or by calling (575) 525-4730.