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Media Inquiries and Public Information

Contact Information for the Police Department's Public Information Office and the Police Department's Records Custodian.

Terry Huertaz, Victims Assistance Manager being interviewed by a reporter

Media Inquiries

  • News reporters can send inquiries to: [email protected]
  • Media Hotline is available 24 hours a day for breaking news: 505-768-3339

Public Records

Requests for public records, including video and audio recordings and police reports are handled by the City Clerk’s Office.

Public Information

  • Any questions about the Albuquerque Police Department can be directed to: [email protected].
  • Members of the general public with questions concerning law enforcement matters should contact the nearest police substation, 242-COPS or 311 for assistance.

Communications Team

Gilbert Gallegos

Gilbert Gallegos, Director of Communications
Email: [email protected]
Office: 505-768-2463
Mobile: 505-377-6952

Rebecca Atkins

Rebecca Atkins, Deputy Director of Communications & Marketing
Email: [email protected]
Mobile: 505-977-0481












Franchesca Perdue, Communications Specialist/PIO
Email: [email protected]
Mobile: 505-496-5205

Juan Avila

Juan Avila, Bilingual PIO
Email: [email protected]
Mobile: 505-584-7881

Sworn PIOs

Officer Chase Jewell

Officer Chase Jewell
Email: [email protected]
Mobile: 505-382-6931

Officer Emmanuel Solis

Sgt. Emmanuel Solis (Bilingual)
Email: [email protected]
Mobile: 505-414-6186