2019 First Judicial District Financial Statement
About Our Office
The First Judicial District Attorney represents the people of the State of New Mexico and is comprised of three counties: Santa Fe, Los Alamos and Rio Arriba, and is charged with the duties of initiating and conducting prosecution of criminal offenses and enforcing state laws pursuant to Article VI, Section 24 of the New Mexico Constitution. The purpose of the Prosecution Program is to enforce state laws and to ensure and improve the protection, safety, welfare, health, and quality of life of the citizens and visitors within Santa Fe, Rio Arriba and Los Alamos Counties. The Program’s services include investigation, victim/witness assistance, trial preparation, administration, law enforcement technical assistance, and community outreach. Beneficiaries of the First Judicial District Attorney’s Office services are the citizens of New Mexico and its visitors, because prosecuting those suspected of criminal activity is essential to ensure equal justice under the law.