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Southeast Area Commander

Meet the leadership at the Southeast Area Command.

Cmdr. J.J. Griego

Cmdr. J.J. Griego

Cmdr. J.J. Griego is the Commander of the Southeast Area Command for the Albuquerque Police Department.

Cmdr. Griego started his career at Albuquerque Police Department working in the Field Services Bureau before later joining the Criminal Investigations Bureau and the Albuquerque Police Department Academy.

Prior to joining Albuquerque Police Department, Commander Griego served in the Army as a Military Police Officer. He was a police officer in San Antonio, Texas, for 11 years, reaching the rank of sergeant. During his 20 years in law enforcement, Commander has received specialized training at the FBI National Academy, Texas A&M University Leadership Command College for Law Enforcement, IACP Leadership in Police Organizations, FBI Law Enforcement Executive Development, and International Crime Prevention Specialist.