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Northwest Area Command

Northwest Area Command Substation will be back to normal hours of Monday - Friday from 8:00 am - 5:00 pm.

Contact Info

Phone: 505-768-4850

Contact the Northwest Area Command.

Substation Location

Michael King and Richard Smith Memorial Substation
10401 Cibola Loop NW

View Substation map.

Substation Hours

  • Phone Inquiries Only: 8-10 a.m.
  • Walk-Ins & Phone Inquiries: 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Crime Stats

Monthly Crime Stats 2023

Area Command Comparisons

City-Wide Crime Stats

Crime Definitions

Town Halls

Watch Northwest Town Hall- May 2021

Upcoming Events

View upcoming events for the command.

Welcome to the Northwest Area Command.

The officers and staff of the Northwest Area Command of the Albuquerque Police Department are here to serve our community.

About the Northwest Area

The Northwest Area is bordered by Albuquerque city limits to the west and north, the west bank of the Rio Grande to the east, and Interstate 40 to the south.


2023 May Newsletter

2023 April Newsletter

2023 March Newsletter

2023 February Newsletter

2023 January Newsletter

2022 December Newsletter

NWCPC December 2022 Newsletter

2022 November Newsletter

2022 September/October Newsletter

2022 August Newsletter

2022 June-July Newsletter

2022 May Newsletter

2022 April Newsletter

2022 March Newsletter

2022 January Newsletter

2021 December Newsletter

2021 November Newsletter

2021 October Newsletter

Albuquerque Community Safety Response Overview

Review our ACS Response Overview PowerPoint

Learn more about the ACS Department 

Additional Resources

File Police Report Online

Telephone Reporting

Family Community Services

Map: Northwest Area Command

Meet the Commander


The Northwest Area Command is overseen by Commander David Saladin.

Commander David Saladin joined the Albuquerque Police Department in 2001. He worked as an officer in the Field Services Bureau, serving in the Northeast, Valley and Southeast Area Commands. During that time he was certified as a Crisis Intervention Officer. Commander Saladin also served as a detective for Northeast Impact and Westside Narcotics.

Email: [email protected]

Learn more about the Northwest Area Command leadership.


Upcoming Events: Northwest Area Command