Contact Info

Sandoval County Detention Center
1100 Montoya Road
Bernalillo, NM 87004
Phone: 505-867-5339

Gilbert Armendariz
Detention Center Director
Phone: 505-867-5339

What We Do

The Sandoval County Detention Center houses inmates being held on charges in a variety of jurisdictions. The Center operates under specific rules for the protection of staff, inmates, visitors and the community.

How We Serve You

The Sandoval County Detention Center houses local, state and federal inmates for a variety of charges. The facility works to ensure the safety of the community, staff and inmate population by securely housing inmates, offering services and providing medical care to those who are incarcerated.

Visitation & Bonding Information

All visitation must be scheduled by phone on Thursday and Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. For visitation, call (505) 867-5339 extension #1, to schedule an appointment. Visits are 30-minutes in length and a valid picture I.D. is required when entering the visitation area. Children under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult to visit.

For inmate bonding information, eligibility, and amounts, call (505) 867-5339 extension #2. Sandoval County Detention Center staff members are prohibited from recommending a bonding agency.

Funds & Care Packages for Inmates

Money for inmates must be in the form of money orders and the inmate’s name must be written on the envelope and the money order. Send money orders to 1100 Montoya Road, Bernalillo, NM, 87004. Personal checks will not be accepted. If you wish to purchase a care package for your family member who is incarcerated at the Sandoval County Detention Center you can go to to place an order.


Inmate Lookup
Request Inmate Records or Public Records

*To request inmate medical records, the inmate must sign the HIPAA Release form and you must attach it to your public records request.