The Las Cruces Police Department aims to enhance the quality of life in our city by working in partnership with the community. We will do this by upholding constitutional rights, enforcing the law, preserving the peace, reducing fear, and providing a safe environment.
Community Policing is the key component of a partnership we build with our citizens. We strive to provide service with PRIDE: Professionalism, Respect, Integrity, Dedication, and Excellence.
Deputy Chief Justin Dunivan
Justin Dunivan is the Deputy Chief who oversees the West Area Command, the area of the city west of I-25.
Deputy Chief Dunivan oversees the Administrative Support and budget of the Las Cruces Police Department. In addition he oversees the department's Patrol for the West Area Command, the Traffic Unit and Criminal Investigations.