On Tuesday, January 17th, 2017, Mountainair Town Councilpersons voted unanimously to hire/promote Alfredo Turrieta as Chief of Police. Turrieta has 20 years of law enforcement experience and has been a town officer for 15 months.
That evening Town Council also hired Shayna Nazario as School Resource Officer. Shayna was raised in Mountainair and holds a degree in Criminal Justice.
There are still two vacancies for Certified Police Officer positions open.
Town Council: 1st & 3rd Tuesday of every month 6 pm, Council Meeting Room, located at 107 1/2 N. Roosevelt, Mountainair, NM 87036
Mountainair Transfer Station