The Otero County Jail is located in Alamogordo, New Mexico at 1958 Dr Martin Luther King Jr Drive 88310. The jail staff can be reached by calling (575) 437-6420.If you are looking to post bail for an inmate at Otero County Jail fill out the form at the top of this page.
About the Otero County Detention Center
The Otero County Detention Center is a maximum security penitentiary located in Alamogordo, New Mexico. This facility was established to provide secure housing for individuals incarcerated in the Otero County area. It has the capacity for 1,350 inmates and is often operating at full capacity. The staff of this detention center share the common goal of providing a humane environment for incarceration that is consistent with all state and federal laws. Their mission is to tend to inmates during their incarceration not to punish them. They view punishment as belonging to the Court System and recognize their duties are to provide safety and security for inmates throughout the duration of their sentence. To locate an inmate housed in this facility use the inmate locater online at http://corrections.state.nm.us:8080/ofndrsearch/.
Local Bail Bond Services
There are several options for bailing out of the detention center, once a judge has set the bail amount in your case. If you use the services of a bail bondsman they will take care of the full bail amount and charge a fee based on the total amount of the bail paid. Some good local bail companies that are located in the area and who can assist with the bail process include:
· An-Exit Bail Bonds
· A USA Bail
· Cervantes Bail Bonds
· Tony Madrid Bail Bonds
· Silva Bail Bonds
Inmate services at the Otero County Detention Center include, Medical Services, Food Service, Laundry Service and Commissary Service. There are also a variety of inmate programs at the facility that are designed to educate and enrich the inmates lives while they are incarcerated. This includes programs such as religious services, social service, library, recreation program, Alcoholics and Narcotics Anonymous, GED Classes and legal resource programs. For more information on the Otero County Detention Center programs and policies you may contact them directly by telephone at 575-437-6420.
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Residents of Otero experienced 808 crimes in 2011. The #1 infraction was arson with 0 violations. The #2 unlawful act was theft with 167 crimes. The #3 unlawful act was vehicle theft with 25 violations. The #4 infraction was burglary with 147 instances. The #5 violation was property crime with 339 circumstances. The #6 unlawful act was assault with 58 occurrences. The #7 violation was robbery with 0 crimes. The #8 crime was rape with 7 occurrences. The #9 violation was murder with 0 crimes. The #10 crime was violent crime with 65 circumstances.