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Southwest Area Commander

Meet the leadership at the Southwest Area Command.

Cmdr. Michelle Campbell

Cmdr. Michelle Campbell

Michelle M. Campbell is the Commander of the Southwest Area Command.

Cmdr. Campbell joined the Albuquerque Police Department in October 1997. During her career she has worked in field services as a bike patrol officer, field training officer, crisis intervention officer and trainer and as an impact detective. Commander Campbell also worked at the training Academy over recruiting and backgrounds.

Cmdr. Campbell earned a double major in Criminology and Spanish from the University of New Mexico in 1994. She also graduated from Northwestern University’s School of Police Staff and Command in October of 2017, and served as a class officer. Cmdr. Campbell is a lifelong resident of Albuquerque and has one beautiful daughter named Imani.