The original Santa Fe County Detention Center was constructed back in 1983. This building was in use until the new (and latest) building was built back in February of 2008. The building started construction back in the fall of 2006.
The Santa Fe County Detention Center mainly house inmates who are waiting for their trial to start, inmates who are going through their trial, and inmates waiting to be sentenced. The Santa Fe County Detention Center will only keep inmates who have a sentence less than 2 years. If an inmate has a sentence for more than two years, they will be transferred to state prison. There are a handful of inmates serving out their time in the facility.
The housing units also have a canteen where they can purchase special items that the jail does not give them such as junk food and various beverages. Every housing units come equipped with a video visit station, telephones, televisions, common kitchen area, day room, gaming tables, and natural lighting.
Many inmates in the Santa Fe County Detention Center are currently going through the judicial system, while others are already sentenced and serving their time.
All correctional officers that work in the Santa Fe County Detention Center will go through a rigorous training course that surpasses both national and state levels. The main mission of the Santa Fe County Detention Center is to keep inmates in a safe and secure environment while providing a safe and secure place for the community, and the staff members that work here.
As previously stated there are three housing units in the Santa Fe County Detention Center. The facilities intake section can house up to 17 inmates in their 5 separate areas.
- Recreational Room
- Fully Staffed Kitchen
- Master Control Center
- Medical Unit
- Court Holding
- Library/Programming Room
- Laundry Facility
Santa Fe County Detention Center Sheriff's Office
|Address:||35 Camino JusticiaPublic Safety ComplexSanta Fe, NM 87507|
Inmate Mailing Address
Inmate Name, ID, Housing #
Santa Fe County Detention Center
4312 State Highway 14, Sante Fe, NM, 87505
Santa Fe County Detention Center Prison Information
|Jail Name||Santa Fe County Detention Center|
|Jail Type||County Jail|
|Location||4312 State Highway 14, Sante Fe, NM, 87505|
|County||Santa Fe County|
|Sunday||7:30 Am to 2:30 PM|
|Monday||7:30 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Tuesday||7:30 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Wednesday||7:30 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Thursday||7:30 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Friday||7:30 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Saturday||7:30 Am to 2:30 PM|