Sheriff's Office

Mission Statement
At the Cibola County Sheriff's Department, we are caring, committed, and dedicated to
serving and protecting our community with unwavering devotion, embracing a broad
spectrum of values. Our mission is rooted in a deep sense of responsibility and duty,
driven by integrity, empathy, and respect for all.

We are committed to fostering a safe and secure environment for Cibola County's
residents, considering everyone's unique needs. Our approach to service and protection is
holistic, encompassing the well-being of every community member.

Our dedicated team of law enforcement professionals recognizes that faithful service and
protection go beyond the conventional scope of duty. We understand the importance of
treating every individual, including victims, with compassion and understanding, striving
to bridge the gap between law enforcement and the community we serve.
In alignment with our values, we pledge to:

Protect the lives and property of our fellow citizens while seeking justice for those who
engage in crime.

Uphold the law with fairness and impartiality, ensuring the rights of every individual,
including the Second Amendment rights of responsible gun owners.

Build strong and trusting relationships within our community through open
communication and active engagement, especially with victims who may require support
and advocacy. Continuously improve our skills, knowledge, and technology to enhance our
ability to serve and protect effectively and address our community's evolving needs.

Promote a culture of accountability and transparency, where the highest ethical standards
guide our actions.

We are committed to creating a safer, more harmonious environment where the people of
Cibola County can thrive, knowing that the Cibola County Sheriff's Department stands as
a beacon of caring, commitment, dedication, and the unwavering desire to serve and
protect while upholding the rights of all, from children to senior citizens, veterans, and
those who cherish their Second Amendment rights

Larry D. Diaz
Cibola County Sheriff

contact The Sheriff's Office
Administrative Office 
Monday-Friday 8am-5pm
Closed Federal & State Holidays
2001 Clif Lear Ave.
(Mail) 700 East Roosevelt, Suite 50
Grants NM 87020
Phone: (505) 876-2040
Toll-Free: (877) 898-0097
Fax: (505) 876-2090

Emergencies Dial 911
Non-emergency calls 24 hour Dispatch
(505) 287-9476/9477/4404