New Mexico State Police

Crime Scene Team

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The Crime Scene Team of the New Mexico State Police Investigations Bureau is a well-respected group of agents responsible for gathering and analyzing evidence and processing crime scenes to solve complex crimes across the state. These agents often assist other law enforcement agencies, utilizing advanced technology and techniques to piece together the puzzle of each case. Their expertise in crime scene reconstruction is proof of their dedication to helping bring justice to victims of violent crimes in New Mexico.

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 The life of a Crime Scene Agent is dynamic and challenging. Our agents spend their days working on complex cases, gathering evidence, and building relationships with communities across the state.  They are responsible for investigating crime scenes, collecting and analyzing evidence, and collaborating with other law enforcement agencies to solve cases. Crime Scene Agents use their specialized training to examine every aspect of a crime scene, from bloodstain pattern analysis to bullet trajectories, to help piece together what occurred.


If you are passionate about unraveling complex mysteries and want to make a difference in your community, the Crime Scene Team of the New Mexico State Police Investigations Bureau is the perfect fit for you. Our Crime Scene Agents work collaboratively and have access to advanced technology and training to help solve even the most challenging cases. By joining the Investigations Bureau, you will be part of a team of dedicated professionals who work tirelessly to bring justice to the citizens of New Mexico. Contact our recruiting team today for the first step in this new journey.

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There’s nothing more important that preparing your mind and body for the challenge ahead. Being prepared can sometimes be the difference between you or one of your fellow officers going home.

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What preparing for the NMSP Academy Looks like

From physical fitness training to academic support, we have everything you need to prepare for your future in law enforcement. Explore our resources today and get ready to take the first step towards an exciting and rewarding career with the New Mexico State Police.

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Pay & Benefits of the New Mexico State Police

We offer a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package to our officers. From health insurance to retirement plans, we have everything you need to take care of yourself and your family. Visit our pay and benefits page to learn more.

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Ready to take the first step towards an exciting and meaningful career with the New Mexico State Police? Learn more about the process and start the application process today - Your future self will thank you.


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